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This Friday the Department of Polymer Science and Engineering honors its new Graduates.  Expecting 14 Ph.D. recipients and their familes, Polymer Science and Engineering will hold a reception from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm to honor the... Read More...

"Inter-filament twist, a common motif of biological filament assemblies, is predicted to favor the incorporation of lattice defects (disclination) into the cross-section of self-assembled bundles. Hence, our results prove that twisted... Read More...

Brenton will defend his dissertation entitled, Synthesis and Solution-driven Assembly
of Functional Polythiophene Derivatives
, on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 9:00 am in Conte A111. Brenton's advisor is Professor Todd... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Jessica McCoy will defend her dissertation titled, “Ionic and Nonionic Polymer Gels.” on Monday, May 12, 2008 at 2:00 PM in Conte A110-111. The event is open to the public. All are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served prior to... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Ryan's proposal entitled "Crystallization-driven assembly of conjugated-polymer-based nanostructures,” was selected by the Office of Basic Energy Sciences for a five year Early Career Award.

Priyanka Dobriyal from the Department of Chemistry will defend her dissertation entitled "Cylindrically Confined Diblock Copolymers" on Friday, December 19, 2008 at 1:00 PM in Conte A110-111. The event is open to the public. All are... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Tom was honored at the Seventh Annual Faculty Convocation on Friday, September 16, 2011. He was one of six acclaimed faculty members who were presented with the Award.
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Deepak Arora will defend his dissertation entitled "Structure-Property Evolution during Polymer Crystallization", on Monday, May 24, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. in Conte A110-111. The event is open to the public. All are welcome to attend.... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Naveen will defend his dissertation entitled, "Aspects of Alternative Network Structure Evolution" at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15th in Conte A110/111. Refreshments will be served prior to the defense and all are welcome to... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

On Wednesday, May 30, 2007, Jong-Young Lee will defend his dissertation, "Deformation and failure mechanism of nanostructured polymer thin films."  The defense begins at 1:30 PM in Conte A110-111. This event is open to the public.  All... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

More than $18 million in grants to spur the development of a third generation of DNA sequencing technologies was announced today by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI). The new technologies will sequence a person's DNA... Read More...

Professor Kenneth Carter was honored with the Percy Julian Medal in a ceremony at the 39th Annual Conference of the National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists & Chemical Engineers (NOBCChE), September... Read More...

* Tuesday, May 13 - CUMIRP Cluster Meetings for Cluster Members Only & the CUMIRP Lecture Series which is Open to the Public.

* Wednesday, May 14 - Materials Research Science & Engineering Center (MRSEC) Workshop: "Ionic... Read More...

Special Event

At the ACS Spring Meeting in Anaheim, CA on March 29-30, 2011, several speakers took part in a special symposia in honor of Professors Richard Farris and Robert Lenz.

The National Science Foundation has awarded a five-year, $20 million grant to support a national research center for nanomanufacturing through a second round of funding for the Center for Hierarchical Manufacturing (CHM).

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Xuan Ding from the Physics Department will defend his dissertation entitled
“Toward the "bijel" structure: light scattering and morphology studies:
of spinodal decomposition in polymer blends mixed with nanoparticle” on... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Katrina Kratz will defend her dissertation entitled, Phosphorylcholine Substituted Polyolefins: New Syntheses, Solution Assemblies, and Polymer Vesicles on Friday, June 1, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in Conte A110/111. The event is open... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Dongseok Shin will defend his dissertation titled, "Hierarchical Organization in Polymeric Systems," on Wednesday, June 6, 2007 at 2:00 PM in Conte A110-111.  The event is open to the public.  All are welcome to attend.  Resfreshments... Read More...

Dissertation Defense

Block copolymers self-organize into a myriad of aggregate structures, offering great promise for the construction of delivery vehicles and complex nanoscale assemblies. Recent advances and prospects for these materials are highlighted... Read More...

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