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  • Materials: Polymer chains singled out

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... y heating. © 2014 Yonghao Zheng Single crystals of polymers can be difficult to obtain because their long and ... nge order. However, the process of preparing these polymers is eased if polymerization takes place inside a mo... ve used this approach to synthesize a new class of polymers 1 . They constructed two new polymers from bis(ind...
  • Block copolymers: How to make virus-like nanoparticles

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Search in site Search Research Highlights Block copolymers: How to make virus-like nanoparticles 09/25/2018 N... a facile technique Nanoparticles consisting of two polymers arranged in a stripy structure. © 2018 Hiroshi Yab... s dissolving molecules consisting of two different polymers, each with a functional chemical group attached, i...
  • Block copolymers: Predicting polymer shapes

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Search in site Search Research Highlights Block copolymers: Predicting polymer shapes 09/26/2016 A model that... accurately predicts the structures of block copolymers is promising for developing designer polymer nanop... ope images of experimentally synthesized diblock copolymer structures. Right: Diblock copolymer structures of ...
  • Polymers: Atomic mapping

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Japanese Search in site Search Research Highlights Polymers: Atomic mapping 09/27/2010 Atomic force microscopy... of the block copolymer. The physical properties of polymers are heavily dependent on their molecular structure... cular structures are often tailored by preparing copolymers combining two or more different monomer building b...
  • Polymer properties: Macromolecular mapmaking

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... aking 04/30/2012 Probing the surface properties of polymers could help to bridge the gap between their macrosc... A map of viscoelastic properties of a tri-block copolymer sample © 2011 ACS The surfaces of polymers — large ... material, and are difficult to correlate with the polymers' molecular structures. Although modern synthetic s...
  • Mixing the unmixable

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... y have difficulty dispersing these nanocrystals in polymers or organic solvents. We can make nanocrystals with... the surface, which have high affinity with plastic polymers and organic solvents, and then transplant them int... ymer films. We can also tune the properties of the polymers very easily.” A super filmmaker Using his unique n...
  • Learning the difference

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... me broad insights into science. I am now studying polymers and their mechanical properties using scanning pro... transition difficult? Xu: My PhD at the Center of Polymer Studies at Boston University involved using statist... physics to study critical phenomena in glasses and polymers. Now I am an assistant professor working in the Bu...
  • Block copolymers: Mimicking viruses

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Search in site Search Research Highlights Block copolymers: Mimicking viruses 08/29/2017 Scientists are close... consist of alternating sections, or blocks, of two polymers 1 . Not only are these particles similar in size t... bility to make virus-like particles from synthetic polymers, as they would be useful as vaccines and for deliv...
  • Polymers: Nanoscale nudges reveal critical clues

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Japanese Search in site Search Research Highlights Polymers: Nanoscale nudges reveal critical clues 10/27/2014... ome Research AIM Research Research Highlights 2014 Polymers: Nanoscale nudges reveal critical clues...
  • Polymers: Self-folding sheets wrap up droplets

    About Overview Organization & Management Strategy Open Positions Access Research Researchers & L... Japanese Search in site Search Research Highlights Polymers: Self-folding sheets wrap up droplets 10/26/2015 N... ew geometric rules ensure that ultrathin polymer sheets encapsulate liquid droplets with optimal eff... a stuffed dumpling. © 2015 Joseph Paulsen By using polymer sheets about 2,000 times thinner than a human hair,...