Monthly Archives: January 2010

Business Development Consultant – S3

The University of Sheffield seeks a Business Development Consultant to build links between external partners and synthetic chemistry experts in the Department of Chemistry in our new initiative, Sheffield Synthesis Solutions, S3. The post-holder will stimulate interest in the training, technology, expertise and facilities within S3 by proactive engagement with business, civil service and other […]

Posted on Friday, January 29th, 2010 in News, Vacancies in polymer science and industry.

Small science offers opportunity for regional businesses

A unique opportunity for companies in Sheffield to develop new products or processes based on latest emerging technologies is being launched by the region’s Nanofactory, building on the expertise of the city’s two universities. The Nanofactory, which brings together nanotechnology experts from the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam, together with academics from Bradford, Huddersfield, […]

Posted on Wednesday, January 20th, 2010 in News.

Course: Basic polymer science

Venue: University of Sheffield These IRC courses, presented by Professor John Ebdon (JRE) and Dr Barry Hunt (BJH), are designed as an introduction to the subject of polymer science and give an overview of how this applies to a wide range of materials, processes, products and applications. If your company works with plastics, rubbers, adhesives, […]

Posted on Monday, January 18th, 2010 in Courses and Training, Event, News.

IIMM 2010

The International Conference on Interfaces and Interphases in Multicomponent Materials (IIMM) A Merged Meeting of ICCI and IPCM will be held in Sheffield between the 1st-3rd September 2010. The conference will focus on the theory and practice of interfaces and interphases in the following areas: Synthetic and natural fibre/filler based composites Fibre reinforced polymer composites […]

Posted on Friday, January 15th, 2010 in Event, Polymer conferences.

Publication Update 4th January 2010

Recent Polymer Centre Member Publications: Differential patterning of neuronal, glial and neural progenitor cells on phosphorus-doped and UV irradiated diamond-like carbon. Regan, E.M.; Uney, J.B.; Dick, A.D.; Zhang, Y.; Nunez-Yanez, J.; McGeehan, J.P.; Claeyssens, F.; Kelly, S., Biomaterials 2010 31 (2): 207-215. Mass spectrometry of hyper-velocity impacts of organic micrograins. Srama, R.; Woiwode, W.; Postberg, F.; Armes, […]

Posted on Monday, January 4th, 2010 in Publications.