Category: Polymer conferences

METRC Mission to Tokyo

The METRC Business Development team is to attend the world’s largest annual nanotechnology exhibition, Nanotech 2009, in Tokyo later this month. Occupying a pod in the United Kingdom pavilion and supported by UK Trade & Investment, the team aims to build links between companies from across the globe and the “soft” nanotechnology expertise from academia […]

Posted on Thursday, February 5th, 2009 in Event, News, Polymer conferences.

Deformation and Fracture of Composites Conference (DFC10)

The Deformation and Fracture of Composites series provides an unrivalled opportunity to discuss the issues and impact of composite materials on different industry sectors. Since 1991 this series has atttracted high quality papers and delegates from industry, research associations and universities worldwide, and has successfully brought together researchers from a variety of backgrounds to discuss […]

Posted on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.

FRT09: Fire Retardant Technologies 2009

A two day international symposium on fire Retardants – vital chemicals protecting people and property in all walks of life and particularly in areas such as mass transport, furnishings, construction, electrical equipment and electronics. Different fire retardant strategies have evolved from halogen flame retardants to metal hydroxides and more modern char forming and intumescent fire […]

Posted on Thursday, November 27th, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.

POLYFILM: Confined polymer films

An international conference covering thin polymer films including polymer crystallisation, polymer brushes, glass transition, soft nanotechnology. Deadline for abstract submission is July 31st 2008. Confirmed speakers include: Jan Genzer: Creating heteropolymers with adjustable monomer sequences via templated chemical “coloring” Wilhelm Huck: Polyelectrolyte Brush Amplified Electroactuation of Microcantilevers Elie Raphaël: Dewetting Dynamics of Thin Polymer Films […]

Posted on Tuesday, July 15th, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.

Towards Greener Plastics

Weetwood Hall, Leeds Plastic, plastic packaging and their impact on the environment are hot topics. More significantly, they are also complex, causing confusion and chaos in the commercial market place. Drivers and solutions do not appear to be joined up – the outcome being plastics taking a political and media battering. This one-day event, organised […]

Posted on Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.