Glycerol polymers represent a major opportunity for replacing or complementing the current polymers used in the biomedical market.
A Chinese research group has taken a molecular engineering approach to optimize the solubility and thin-film morphology of low-bandgap polymers.
A combination of 3D printing and electrospinning can be used for micropatterning fibrous scaffolds that are suturable, porous, and biodegradable.
The Fredrickson group at UC Santa Barbara uses self-consistent field theory to explore the formation of defects in diblock copolymers.
Researchers have developed a model for predicting the molecular weight distributions of star polymers undergoing mechanochemical degradation.
For the first time thermal field-flow fractionation has been shown to be selective towards polymer microstructure.
Cisplatin pro-drug delivery via thermosensitive magnetomicelles is visualized at the interface between nanomaterials and living systems with sub-100 nm resolution
An MIT research group has developed highly flexible fiber probes for observation and stimulation of spinal cord activity.
Hopping of localized, intrachain polarons leads to high charge carrier mobilities in a donor acceptor type conjugated copolymer.