2002: 42nd Moretonhampstead Conference
Theme: Speciality Polymers
Monday 29th April
|9:00||Professor Jim Feast (Durham)
"Self Assembly of Electroactive Oligomers and Polymers"
|10:45||Professor Frans De Schryver (Leuven, Belgium)
"Recent Research on Macromolecules From the Ensemble to the Single Molecular Level"
|11:50||Dr. Zhenan Bao (Bell Labs, New Jersey)
"Recent Developments in Plastic Electronics"
|17:00||Professor Dick Jones (Kent)
"Polysilanes - Their Synthesis, Modification and Potential Applications"
|18:00||Dr. Bruce Smart (DuPont, USA)
"Design of Soluble, Amorphous Perfluoroplastics and their Applications"
Tuesday 30th April
|9:00||Dr. Craig Hawker (IBM, USA)
"Application of Controlled Polymerisations to the Preparation of Novel Polymers for Microelectronic and Biotechnology Applications"
|10:40||Dr. Steve Rimmer (Sheffield)
"Amphiphilic Polymers: Synthesis and Biological Properties"
|11:45||Dr. Derek Hudson (Biosearch Technologies, California)
"Laboratory Synthesis of Peptides and Proteins"
|17:00||Professor Chris Lowe (Cambridge)
"Combi-chem in Action"
|18:00||Dr. Steve Brocchini (London School of Pharmacy)
"Polymers for Drug Delivery Systems"
Wednesday 1st May
|9:00||Dr. Wayne Hayes (Reading)
"Synthesis of New Dendrimers and Hyperbranched Polymers"
|9:30||Dr. Wilhelm T.S. Huck (Cambridge)
"Polymers as Building Bocks in Nanotechnology"
|10:00||Dr. Nigel Clarke (Durham)
"Structure Development in Rubber Toughened Adhesives"
|11:00||Dr. Eva Malmström (RIT Stockholm)
"Branched Polymers and Their Applications"
|12:00||Dr. Ezat Khoshdel (Unilever)
"The Importance of Polymers in Consumer Products"
|17:15||Professor Bob Grubbs (Cal Tech)
"Metal-catalysed Synthesis of Polymers"
The conference was held at Moretonhampstead
Monday 29th April - Wednesday 1st May 2002
Programme arranged by Professors Phil Hodge and Steve Rannard.