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Closing date for abstracts submission: 31 Oct 2016
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31 Oct 2016
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30 Nov 2016
Last date of registration
payment: 28 Feb 2017


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The University of Stellenboch is delighted to present our next 14th Annual
UNESCO/IUPAC Conference on Macromolecules & Materials in Stellenbosch.

The conference will focus on the following themes:

  • Advances in polymer synthesis and characterisation
    • Polymerisation
    • Polymer modification
    • Chain-end functionalisation
    • Characterisation of complex polymer systems
  • Interactions between polymers and cells
    • Extracellular matrix
    • Drug delivery
    • Bio-recognition
    • Styrene-maleic acid lipid particles (SMALP)
  • Responsive materials
    • Foldamers
    • Out-of-equilibrium systems
    • Biomimetic materials

    We look forward welcoming you in Stellenbosch!

    Yours sincerely

    Prof Bert Klumperman: Conference Chairman
    Prof Alan Rowan: Conference Co-chairman

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