1998: Design, Application and Shape of Polymers
Monday, 27th April
|09:10||Professor E.W. Meijer (Eindhoven University of
"Reversible supramolecular polymers using quadruple hydrogen bonding"
|10:50||Dr. M. Sano (JST, Japan)
"Shaping of Polymers by Complexity and Self-organisation"
|11:55||Dr. D. O'Hare (University of Oxford)
"Olefin Polymerisation Catalysis using Organometallic Functionalised Layered and Mesoporous Silicates"
|17:00||Professor M. Moller (University of Ulm, Germany)
"Branched Molecules and Block Copolymer Micelles as a Tool for the Preparation of Nano-Mosaic Surfaces"
|18:00||Dr. D. Leigh, (UMIST)
"Mechanically Linked Polymers"
Tuesday, 28th April
|09:00||Professor M.A. Winnik (University of Toronto)
"Associative Polymers in Water"
|10:40||Professor R.J.M. Nolte (University of Nijmegen)
"Helical Superstructures from Homopolymers and Block Copolymers"
|11:50||Professor T. Ikeda (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
"Optical Switching and Optical Image Storage by means of Photoresponsive Liquid Crystals"
|17:00||Professor J.E. Mark (University of Cincinnati)
"Tough Plastic Films from Gelatin or Starch"
|18:00||Professor P. Hodge (University of Manchester)
"Ringing the Changes: Recent work on Cyclic Oligomers"
Wednesday, 29th April
|09:00||Professor U.W. Suter (ETH, Zurich)
"Plastic Deformation of Amorphous Polymers; Simulations and Experiments on the Atomistic Scale"
|10:40||Dr. R.E. Cameron (University of Cambridge)
"Polymer Morphology and Degradation"
|11:50||Professor H.W. Spiess (Max Planck Institute for Polymer
"Multidimensional Solid State NMR: New Insight into dynamic heterogeneities, packing effects and translational motions in dense polymer melts"
|17:00||Dr. M.P.W. Wilson (Du Pont (UK), Gloucester)
"The Effects of Shape in Antron and Tactel Fibres"
The conference was held at Moretonhampstead
Monday, 27th April - Wednesday, 29th April 1998