Macromolecular Science and Engineering

Division representative:

Song LiuUniversity of Manitoba

Symposia and organizers: 

Advances in polymer synthesis 

Mario Gauthier
, University of Waterloo


Biodegradable and bio-based polymers

Julian Zhu,
University of Montreal 
Orlando Rojas, Aalto University, Finland

Invited speakers:
Eugenia Kumacheva, University of Toronto
Mark J. MacLachlan, The University of British Columbia
Emily CranstonThe University of British Columbia
Jin Zhu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China


Conjugated polymers for electronics

Dwight Seferos
, University of Toronto


Hierarchical assemblies of polymers and nanostructures on surfaces

Alex Adronov
, McMaster University
Jose Moran-Mirabal, McMaster University

Invited speakers:
Emily Cranston,
The University of British Columbia
Jean-Francois Nierengarten, Université de Strasbourg, France


Materials for advanced 3D printing 

Chantal Paquet
, National Research Council


Stimuli responsive polymers and composites

Anastasia Elias
, University of Alberta 
Michael Serpe, University of Alberta