Conference Report: 35th Australasian Polymer Symposium


The 35th APS took place on the Gold Coast, Queensland, from the 12th – 15th of July: three and a half days of talks from numerous areas of polymer science.

Social Media for #SciComm


A new publication from Wissenschaft im Dialog describes the changes, opportunities and risks of science communication through social media.

Conference report: Advanced Battery Power

Main lecture hall during plenary sessions. Image copyright Kremer, together concept.

This symposium is a meeting place of academia and industry for discussing current trends and requirements of a battery’s life from cradle to grave.

Polymer International – IUPAC Award 2016 Nominations

The Executive Editorial Board of Polymer International and the IUPAC Polymer Division have announced the 5th award for creativity in applied polymer science or polymer technology.

Eureka moments in Nanochemistry – 2015 Centenary Award


Professor Geoff Ozin has received an RSC Centenary Award – we asked for his thoughts on the research that brought him here.

MRS Spring Meeting 2015, April 6–10, San Francisco, USA


This year’s MRS Spring Meeting was again one of the largest ever.

Conference report: 2nd ERC MIOMIM Meeting 2015, Grenoble


A report from the 2nd ERC BIOMIM meeting, which ran from March the 11th – 13th 2015 at MINATEC in Grenoble, France.

Inauguration of Lubrizol Young Materials Science Investigator Award


This year, the 5th Molecular Materials Meeting (M3) will be inaugurating the Lubrizol Young Materials Science Investigator Award.

Journal of Polymer Science Poster Prize at the APS March Meeting


Three young polymer scientists are awarded the Journal of Polymer Science Poster Prize for DPOLY at the 2015 APS March meeting.

MRS Spring 2015 Preview: Final show in San Francisco

An outlook to the forthcoming MRS Spring Meeting, to be held from April 6-10, 2015 for the last time in San Francisco, California.