Polymers | Nanomaterials
The department has a long history of research in the area of polymers and nanomaterials.
Current focus is largely in the following areas:
Biomaterials and biological arena (Cooper, Kimmel, Lee, Swindle-Reilly, Winter);
Polymer membranes and nanoporous materials (Ho);
Polymer theory/simulation (Hall);
Liquid crystals and liquid crystalline polymers (Wang);
Block copolymer (BCP) self-assembly (Watkins);
Polymer electrolytes and polymer dynamics at interfaces (Sangoro).