2000: 40th Moretonhampstead Conference
Monday, 1st May
"The Foundation Stones of Modern Polymer Science"
|10:50||Colin Richards (BP-Amoco)
"Making Money from Co-ordination Catalysts -A Case Study of Polyethylene"
|11:55||Pat Brant (Exxon)
"Co-ordination Catalysts -The Next Generation"
|17:00||Aubrey Jenkins (Sussex University)
"Fifty Years of Radical Polymerisation"
|18:00||Tom Davis (UNSW)
"A Radical Future - What Next for Radical Polymerisation?"
Tuesday, 2nd May
|09:00||Bill MacDonald (Du Pont Teijin Films)
"Progress in Step-Growth Polymers"
|10:40||Hans Spiess (Max Planck)
"Understanding Complex Structures - An Overview of What Can Be Done with Polymer Analysis"
|11:50||Ralph Nielsen (Symyx)
"The Challenge of Combinatorial Analysis"
|Materials Science of Polymers|
|17:00||Clive Bucknall (Cranfield)
"Looking at Polymers as Materials -How the understanding of Properties Has Expanded the Range of Uses!"
|18:00||Paul Smith (ETH)
"Making Polymers Work -The integration of Processing and Properties"
Wednesday, 3rd May
|Theory of Polymers|
|09:00||Tom McLeish (Leeds)
"Brief History of Polymer Theory"
|10:40||Simon Hanna (Bristol)
"Predicting Mechanical Properties"
|11:50||Jerome Cornil (Mons)
"The Theoretcial Design of Conjugated Polymers fro Electro-optic Applications"
|17:00||Tony Ledwith (Sheffield)
"A Profitable Future"
The conference was held at Moretonhampstead
Monday, 1st May - 2003