A conversation with Huisheng Peng: Editorial Board co-chair for ChemNanoMat

Huisheng Peng

Huisheng Peng talks about how his research interests and career have developed and his role as an Editorial Board co-chair for the new journal ChemNanoMat.

Upconverting Nanoparticles and Polymers

Upconversion MV

This overview article focuses on upconversion-luminescent nanoparticles/polymer nanohybrids and their new interesting applications.

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A Pandora’s Box of New Materials – Metallopolymers

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A recent issue in Macromolecular Rapid Communications is dedicated to this ever growing field of material science.

Rare-earth metal for large-volume chemicals

Rare-earth metal improves polymer manufacturing

Scientists created a new chemical process that makes use of the widely available rare-earth metal cerium to improve the manufacture of nylon.

Journal of Polymer Science Poster Prize at the APS March Meeting

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

Engineering protein nanoparticles from amelogenin

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Random mutagenesis of amelogenin creates a wide range of protein nanoparticles for biomedical applications.

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Towards better polymer solar cell design

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Italian and Germany researchers reveal secrets in interlayers and architectures of polymer solar cells.

New Routes to Polystyrene Foams via Lab-on-a-Chip Techniques

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Polystyrene foams with controlled pore sizes and narrow pore size distributions have been synthesized via lab-on-a-chip techniques.

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Fluoroelastomers: click to crosslink

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Azide–nitrile cycloaddition is used to make stronger crosslinked fluoroelastomers.

Aminobisphosphonates via Multicomponent Reactions

aminobisphosphonates-multicomponent-reactions

Functional polymers containing aminobisphosphonates are synthesized using controlled radical polymerization and post-polymerization multicomponent reactions.

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