A century on from his groundbreaking paper on polymerization, Advanced Science News takes a look at the life and work of Nobel Laureate, Hermann Staudinger.
Recent Trends in Polymer Reaction Engineering
Macromolecular Reaction Engineering presents recent progress in innovative processes and enabling technologies, guest edited by John Tsavalas and Kim McAuley
Simulation and Optimization of Polymer Processes
Two leading experts in the field have authored a new book on modeling and optimizing polymer production processes.
Condensed Mode Technology: Important Topic in Polyethylene Production
A leading expert in the field reviews academic and patent literature as well as present challenges.
What is happening in Polymer Science?
Each year, the editors of Wiley’s Macromolecular Journals select the best content published in the journals to be featured in a special collection, the Best of Macromolecular Journals.
Catalysts: The Heart of Low-Pressure Olefin Polymerization Processes
Researchers from Linz and Alberta have developed a polymer reaction engineering framework for catalyst kinetic parameters.
Optimization of Polymer Reactions: From Time-Based Recipes to State-Based Approaches
A special issue of Macromolecular Reaction Engineering presents recent progress in online monitoring and process control.
Nonstop Analysis for a High Level of Control
Combining continuous flow processing and on-line monitoring allows for efficient optimization of chemical reactions
A New Approach to Resins for Biomedical Applications
Canadian researchers present a new approach to the copolymerization of methacrylic esters.
Unexpected Polymer Degradation Mechanisms
Canadian authors show that primary amines are not essential for imidization decomposition reactions.