2001: 41st Moretonhampstead Conference
Theme: Reacting and responding polymers
Monday, 30th April
|09:00||lan Robinson (Ineos Acrylics)
"Understanding Polymer Degradation and Combustion using Model Acrylic Polymers"
|10:50||Glenn Fredrickson (University of California, Santa
"Managing Complex Patterns in Multicomponent and Reacting Polymers"
|11:55||Dick Pethrick (University of Strathclyde)
"Prediction and Measurement of Cure in Thermoset Resin and Composite Systems"
|Polymers and Particulates|
|17:00||Joe Keddie (University of Surrey)
"Not-so-Passive Polymer Particles During Latex Film Formation"
|18:00||Anna Balazs (University of Pittsburgh)
"Response of Polymer Blends to Particulate Matter"
Tuesday, 1st May
|09:00||lan Sage (DERA Malvern)
"Soft Polymers in Tough Spots"
|10:40||Andrew Holmes (University of Cambridge)
"Design and Application of Electro-Active Polymers"
|11:50||Christopher Viney (Heriot-Watt University)
"Natural Lessons for Materials Chemistry"
|Molecular Architecture Effects|
|17:00||Rob Richardson (University of Bristol)
"Structure of Liquid Crystal Side Chain Polymers and Dendrimers"
|18:00||Lew Fetters (Forschungs Zentrum Julich)
"The Packing Length: A Basis for Melt State Rheological Parameters"
Wednesday, 2nd May
|09:00||Tony Ryan (University of Sheffield)
"Crystallisation in Block Copolymers: Confinement, Epitaxy and Breakout"
|10:40||Peter Olmsted (University of Leeds)
"Towards a Microscopic Understanding of Early-Time Polymer Crystallisation"
|11:50||Cor Koning (Eindhoven University of Technology)
"The Melting Point Paradox of Isomeric Polyamides"
|Let there be Light!|
|17:00||Rudolf Zentel (University of Mainz)
"Polymers and Light: Physical Colours from Polymer Films"
The conference was organised by Professor Randal Richards and Bill MacDonald,
and held at Moretonhampstead
Monday, 30th April - Wednesday, 2nd May 2001