Programme

Wednesday 7 September 

12:00

Registration and lunch

 

Session 1

13:00

Rheology and structure formation in soft matter composites
Jan Vermant, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

13:45 

Contributed Talk 1

14:00

Contributed Talk 2

14:15

Contributed Talk 3

14:30

Contributed Talk 4

14:45

Coffee break

 

Session 2

15:15

DPOLY lecture: Sequence Effects in Calcium-Responsive Biopolymers
Danielle J Mai, Stanford University, USA

16:00

Contributed Talk 5

16:15

Contributed Talk 6

16:30

Contributed Talk 7

16:45

Contributed Talk 8

17:00

Founders' Prize Winner Lecture: Polymer Physics as an Enabler of Carbon Sequestration
Tony Ryan OBE, University of Sheffield, UK

18:00

Close

19:00

Conference Dinner

Thursday 8 September

08:30

Registration

 

Session 3

09:00

Dynamics of ring polymers by neutron scattering: overview and recent developments
Valeria Arrighi, Heriot-Watt University, UK

09:45

Contributed Talk 9

10:00

Contributed Talk 10

10:15

Contributed Talk 11

10:30

Coffee break

 

Session 4

11:00

PPG exchange winner lecture: Phase transitions in polyelectrolyte gels
Matt Hennessy, University of Bristol, UK

11:45

Contributed Talk 12

12:00

Contributed Talk 13

12:15

Contributed Talk 14

12:30

Contributed Talk 15

12:45

Lunch and Poster Session

 

Session 5

14:00

Quantifying the length-scales of polymer-substrate interactions and the impact on physical properties of polymers
Peter Green, FRSC, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, USA

14:45

Contributed Talk 16

15:00

Contributed Talk 17

15:15

Contributed Talk 18

15:30

Coffee break

 

Session 6

16:00

Ian Macmillan Ward Prize Lecture (Best Student Paper)

16:30

Contributed Talk 19

16:45

Contributed Talk 20

17:00

Poster Session
AGM Meeting (In Parallel)
19:30

River Cruise (Details TBC)

Friday 9 September

08:30

Registration 

 

Session 7

09:00

An industrial perspective of global trends in bio-derived and natural polymers
Andy Sweetman, Futamura Chemical, UK

09:45

Contributed Talk 21

10:00

Contributed Talk 22

10:15

Contributed Talk 23

10:30

Coffee break

 

Session 8

11:00

How to tune properties of interfaces with polymers; insight from molecular simulation
Paola Carbone, University of Manchester, UK

11:45

Contributed Talk 24

12:00

Contributed Talk 25

12:15

Contributed Talk 26

12:30

Contributed Talk 27

12:45

Closing remarks and lunch
Poster Awards (In Parallel)

   

Key dates

Abstract submission deadline:

4 July 2022

Early registration deadline:

31 July 2022

Registration deadline:

1 September 2022


Organised by the IOP Polymer Physics Group