Frontiers in Polymer Science

The Fourth International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science will take place 20-22 May 2015 in Riva del Garda (on Lake Garda), Italy

Third International Symposium

Frontiers in Polymer Science

In association with the journal polymer
21-23 May 2013, Sitges (near Barcelona), Spain

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Plenary Speakers

Takuzo Aida
, University of Tokyo, Japan
Stephen Z.D. Cheng, University of Akron, USA
Stephan Förster, Universität Bayreuth, Germany
Benny D. Freeman, University of Texas, Austin, USA
Paula T. Hammond, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA
Ivan Huc, CNRS - Université de Bordeaux, France
Luis M. Liz-Marzán, CIC biomaGUNE, San Sebastián, Spain
Stephen Mann, University of Bristol, UK
Helmut Möhwald, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Golm, Germany
Roeland J.M. Nolte, Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Julio San Román, Instituto de Ciencia y Tecnología de Polímeros, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
Mitsuo Sawamoto, Kyoto University, Japan
Ulrich Wiesner, Cornell University, USA
Mitchell Winnik, University of Toronto, Canada
Xi Zhang, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Symposium Chairs

Stephen Z.D. Cheng, University of Akron, USA
Axel H. E. Müller, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Germany

Local Chairs

José M. Kenny, Instituto de Ciencia y Tecnología de Polímeros, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
María J. Vicent, Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipe, Valencia, Spain

The 3-day symposium will consist of 15 plenary lectures (of 50 minutes each), given by outstanding scientists whose exceptionally creative work opens up new frontiers for polymer science. In addition, there will be three poster sessions (each consisting of two parts within the same day) allowing for the viewing of a large number of poster presentations. Abstracts for poster presentations covering all aspects of modern polymer science are welcome.

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Previous Symposium

The First International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science took place in Mainz, Germany from 7-9 June 2009 and celebrated the 50th anniversary of the journal polymer. The Second Symposium took place in Lyon, France from 29-31 May 2011. This extremely successful international event offered 15 plenary lectures and 494 poster presentations and was attended by 598 participants from 54 countries and 8 commercial exhibitors.

» First International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science
» Second International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science

Organised by

Elsevier

Supporting Journal

Journal - Polymer

Related Conference

Hybrid Materials conference