2007: Novelty in the Synthesis and Uses of Polymers
Back Row: Prof T Deming, Prof F
Bates, Prof M Tirrell, Prof C Hahn, Dr P Fairclough.
Centre Row: Prof M Hillmeyer, Prof M Turner, Prof G Coates, Prof B Charleux, Prof H Colquhoun.
Front Row: Dr N Cameron, Prof P Moldenaers, Prof Dame Julia Higgins (Chairman), Prof T Hashimoto Prof P Skabara, Prof N McKeown.
Monday April 30th
|09:00||Dame Julia Higgins
|Session 1: Chair - Julia Higgins|
|09.20||Marc Hillmyer (Minnesota, USA)
"Synthesis and Aqueous Self-assembly of Amphiphilic ABC Triblocks"
|Session 2: Chair - Phil Hodge|
|10.55||Peter Skabara (Strathclyde, UK)
"Self-assembly of Conjugated Organic Macromolecules for Semi-conductor Device Applications"
|11.45||Mike Turner (Manchester, UK)
"New Routes to Conjugated Polymers"
|Session 3 Chair - Tony Ryan|
|17.00||Frank Bates (Minnesota, USA)
"Block Copolymers as Macromolecular Surfactants"
|18.00||Takeji Hashimoto (Kyoto, Japan)
"Chemical Reaction at Specific Sites and Reaction-Induced Self- Assembly of Molecular Systems As a Problem In Open-Non- equilibrium Phenomena"
Tuesday May 1st
|Session 4: Chair - Geoff Eastmond|
|09.10||Geoff Coates (Cornell, USA)
"New Advances in Catalyst Development for Precision Polymer Synthesis"
|Session 5: Chair - Anna Balazs|
|10.45||Bernadette Charleux (Paris, France)
"Synthesis of Living Polymer Colloids"
|11.45||Howard Colquhoun (Reading, UK)
"Supramolecular Recognition of Sequence-information in Synthetic Macromolecules"
|Session 6: Chair - Geoff Maitland|
|17.00||Paula Moldenaars (Leuven, Belgium)
"Dynamics of Two-phasic Polymer Blends"
|18.00||Neil McKeown (Cardiff, UK)
"Polymers of Intrinsic Microporosity (PIMs): multifunctional organic materials"
Wednesday May 2nd
|Session 7: Chair - Athene Donald|
|09.00||Neil Cameron (Durham, UK)
"Synthesis, Properties and Applications of Bioactive Glycopolymers"
|10.00||Tim Deming (UCLA, USA)
"Block Copolypeptide Materials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications"
|Session 8: Chair - Steve Armes|
|11.30||Patrick Fairclough (Sheffield, UK)
"Opalescent block copolymers as anti-counterfeiting inks"
|12.00||Charles Han (Beijing, China)
"Some Chemical and Physical Aspects in the Applications of Polyolefin Blends/Alloys"
|Session 9: Chair - Andrew Burgess|
|17.15||Matt Tirrell (Santa Barbara, USA)
"Tuning Soft, Hydrated Interfaces Composed of Tethered Polymer Layers with Multi-Valent, Ionic Interactions"
|19.15||Reception in The Tilden Suite|
|20.00||Conference Dinner in The Tilden Suite|
The conference was held at Shrigley Hall Hotel, Pott Shrigley,
Sunday April 29th - Thursday May 3rd, 2007
Programme organised by Philip Hodge and Geoffrey Maitland