46 Polymer Reaction Engineering

Sunday, November 13, 2016: 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Continental 1 (Hilton San Francisco Union Square)
Description:
This session will cover topics of current interest in polymerization kinetics, catalysis, and reaction engineering. Papers may include areas such as the chemistry of polymerization, polymer reactions and physical interactions, design of new catalysts for controlled polymerizations, and polymerizations in novel media and/or reactor configurations. ***Note to faculty candidates: please include a note to the session chair during submission to alert them to your status***

Sponsor:
Polymers

Chair:
Amy M. Peterson
Email: ampeterson@wpi.edu

Co-Chair:
Christopher J. Ellison
Email: ellison@che.utexas.edu


4:30 PM
(46d) A New Synthetic Approach to Epoxide Polymerization
Robert C. Ferrier Jr., Christina G. Rodriguez and Nathaniel A. Lynd

4:45 PM
(46e) Organocatalyzed Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization Driven By Visible Light
Charles B. Musgrave, Chern-Hooi Lim, Jordan Theriot, Garret Miyake, Harshen Yang and Matthew Ryan

5:00 PM
(46f) A Full Exploitation of the Pulsed Laser Polymerization Technique to Assess All Important Rate Coefficients in Acrylate Radical Polymerization
Yoshi W. Marien, Paul H.M. Van Steenberge, Katrin B. Kockler, Christopher Barner-Kowollik, Marie-Françoise Reyniers, Dagmar R. D'hooge and Guy B. Marin
See more of this Group/Topical: Materials Engineering and Sciences Division