A complete model of acrylamide polymerization

Scientists from Canada and Slovakia present an improved mechanistic description of acrylamide polymerization under industrially-relevant conditions

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Plastic made from orange peel and CO2

Scientists from the University of Bayreuth produced a novel biobased raw material for a wide range of high-performance plastics

Targeting cancer with polymeric thioxanthones

Researchers successfully prepare polymeric thioxanthones, which were shown to be used as potential anticancer and radiotherapy agents.

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Ford uses foam and plastic made from CO2

Ford is the first automaker to develop foams and plastics using captured CO2 for its vehicle lineup

Shaping Shape-Memory: Achieving active control of polymer shape

The Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics has published a special issue on shape-memory polymers.

Real-Time Dynamic Hologram of a 3D Object with Fast Photochromic Molecules

Researchers have achieved the real-time dynamic holographic movie of a 3D object

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Molecular Polymer Brushes in Nanomedicine

In a recent Talent article, Markus Müllner highlights the diverse applications of molecular polymer brushes in nanomedicine.

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A Single Method for Nanofiber Ropes, Cables, and Coatings

A scalable method to produce polymer nanofibers in a variety of different morphologies is presented.

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Polymer Nanoparticles for Targeted Cancer Therapy

A novel method for preparing biodegradable polyurethane nanoparticles that will actively recognize cancer cells.

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Conductive Polymeric Biomaterials

Different mechanisms for imparting conductivity to non-conductive polymeric biomaterials are discussed in a review by Patton et. al.

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