NO fees for lectures for any faculty or students from any Universities. $500 fee for lectures for non-university guests.
NO fees for evening banquet for only Macro faculty and Macro students and other students presenting posters at Symposium. $50 fee for others.
"Synthesis and Structure: Synthesis, Assembly, Informational Polymers"
Macromolecular Science and Engineering
University of Michigan
Rackham Graduate School 4th Floor
8:30 a.m. On Site Registration 4th Floor Rackham
9:00 to 9:15 Opening by Director Richard M. Laine and College of Engineering Representative
9:15 -10:00 Professor Dan Luo
Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering
"Engineering DNA as an Innovative Macromolecule/Polymer"
10:00-10:30 Poster Session and Coffee Break
10:30-11:15 Professor Ronald Zuckermann
The Molecular Foundry
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Faculty Director, Biological Nanostructures Facility
"Protein Mimicry with Bioinspired Peptoid Polymers"
11:15-12:00 Professor Jean-Francois Lutz
Research Director, Precision Macromolecular Chemistry
Campus of Cronenbourg, France
Institut Charles Sadron
"Sequence-controlled Polymers: Where do we stand? Where do we go?"
12:00-1:30 Lunch (Speakers and Committee to Sava on State St.)
1:30-2:15 Professor M. Reza Ghadiri
The Scripps Research Institute
Department of Chemistry
"Designer Lipoprotein-Mimetic Nanoparticles as Potential Anti-Atherosclerotic Therapeutics"
2:15-3:00 Professor Insung S. Choi
Director, Center for Cell-Encapsulation Research (Creative Research Initiative)
Department of Chemistry, KAIST
Affiliated Professor, Department of Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST
"Artificial Spores: Cytocompatible Encapsulation of Individual Living-Cells"
3:00-4:00 Poster Session and Coffee Break
4:00-4:45 Professor Zhan Chen
University of Michigan
Chemistry Department and Macromolecular Science and Engineering
"Molecular Structures of Polymers and Biological Molecules at Buried Interfaces"
Committee: Professors Tim F. Scott and Joerg Lahann
Director: Professor Richard M. Laine
Macro's Annual Picnic Noon, Sep. 8, 2012
[May 16-18, 2012]
US-JapanWorkshop on Advances in Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Materials
A bilateral workshop to discuss advances in the design, synthesis,
development, implementation, and characterization of hybrid materials
UM POLY ACS is hosting a seminar on "Structure-Property Relationships in Polymer Materials at 3M"