Invited Speakers

The provisional list of confirmed Invited Speakers includes:

  (As of September 10, 2013;  listed alphabetically)

Invited Speakers Country Title
Carlotti, Stephane France Rapid and controlled synthesis of polyethers by AROP and monomer activation - recent developments
Chang, Taihyun Korea Synthesis and Characterization of a Comb-shaped Polyisoprene
Chen, Eugene Y.-X.  USA Conjugate-Addition Polymerization of Renewable Monomers by Metal Complexes, Organic Catalysts, and Frustrated Lewis Pairs
Cunningham, Michael Canada Thermoresponsive Catalysts in Transition Metal Mediated Miniemulsion Polymerization
D'Agosto, Franck France From monofunctional to telechelic polyethylenes using coordinative chain transfer polymerization
Duda, Andrzej Poland Cationic Polymerization of Cyclic Esters: Direct Block Copolymer Formation from a Mixture of beta-Butyrolactone and L,L-Dilactide
Faust, Rudolf USA Investigation of the Steric and Electronic Effects of Ethers in the Cationic Polymerization of Isobutylene by FeCl3/Ether Complexes in Hexanes
Gnanou, Yves Kingdom of Saudi Arabia N-Heterocyclic Carbenes as Organocatalysts of Polymerization and the Question of Their Recyclability
Haddleton, David UK Aqueous SET-LRP: an unprecedented and robust method
He, Junpo China How Robust Is the Anionic Polymerization in the Synthesis of Branched Polymers
Hirao, Akira Japan Precise Synthesis of Multiarmed Miktoarm Star Polymers by Iterative Methodology based on Living Anionic Polymerization
Hoogenboom, Richard Belgium Poly(2-oxazoline)s: From fundamental insights to applications
Hutchings, Lian UK The Synthesis of Complex Polymers by Anionic Polymeristion – The Advantages of the Macromonomer Approach
Ihara, Eiji Japan Pd-initiated Polymerization of Alkyl Diazoacetates
Ishizone, Takashi Japan Living Anionic Polymerization of Exomethylene Monomers
Ivan, Bela
Szabó, Ákos
Hungary Functional Polymers Obtained by Quasiliving Cationic Polymerizations as Building Blocks of Novel Macromolecular Architectures
Kakuchi, Toyoji Japan Diphenyl Phosphate as an Efficient Organocatalyst for Controlled/Living Ring-Opening Polymerization of Lactone, Cyclic Carbonate, and Lactide Leading to Diblock and End-functionalized Copolymers
Kameshima, Takashi Japan High Performance Polymers using Living Radical Polymerization
Kanaoka, Shokyoku Japan One-Step Synthesis of Star and Block Polymers by Monomer-Selective Sequential Living Cationic Polymerization
Lee, Jae-Suk Korea Helical, morphological and functional properties in living polyisocyanate homo- and block copolymers
Luscombe, Christine K. USA Controlling semiconducting polymer architectures
Lynd, Nathaniel A. USA Recent developments in the anionic ring-opening polymerization of epoxides
Matsumoto, Kozo Japan Synthesis and Ring-Opening Polymerization of Silacyclobutane Derivatives and their Development to Functional Polymers
Moad, Graeme Australia Advances in Switchable RAFT Polymerization
Mori, Hideharu Japan Controlled Polymerization of N-vinyl and S-vinyl monomers
Morishita, Yoshihiro Japan Industrial Synthesis of Acrylic Block Copolymer by Living Anionic Polymerization
Müller, Axel H. E. Germany Solution-Based Self-Assembly of Triblock Terpolymers:
New Nano-Objects with a Compartmentalized Shell
Nakagawa, Yoshiki Japan Commercialization of Living Cationic Polymerization and Living Radical Polymerization
Nozaki, Kyoko Japan Coordination Polymerization of Polar Monomers Catalyzed by Late Transitionmetal Complexes
Nozawa, Atsushi Japan The study of newly designed styrenic block copolymer
Otsuka, Hideyuki Japan Controlled polymer reactions: Reorganization and self-healing of dynamic covalent polymers
Ouchi, Makoto Japan Advanced Precision Polymerizations via Design of Bond Singularity: Control of Sequence and Topology
Pasch, Harald South Africa Chemical Composition and Microstructure Analysis of Copolymers by Multidimensional Liquid Chromatography
Patrickios, Costas S. Cyprus Poly(pyridinylalkyl methacrylate)s: Preparation by group transfer and RAFT polymerizations, and thermal and hydrolytic stability
Penelle, Jacques France Comboloidal Polymers: Access Routes to Specific Decorations via Living Anionic Polymerizations of Cyclopropanes / Polymer Modification Chemistries
Puskas, Judit E. USA Novel Two-Phase Living Carbocationic Polymerization
Sanda, Fumio Japan Polymerization of Phenylacetylenes Using Well-Defined Rhodium Catalysts
Satoh, Kotaro Japan Living Cationic and Radical Polymerizations by Reversible Activation of C-S Bond
Schacher, Felix H. Germany In-Depth Studies of (Reversible) Crosslinking Processes within Block Copolymer Nanostructures
Schlaad, Helmut Germany Smart Polypeptides by Ring-Opening Polymerization of Amino Acid NCAs
Tanaka, Ryouji Japan Tailor-made polymers via living anionic polymerization and their advanced applications in industry
Tsukahara, Yasuhisa
Adachi, Kaoru
Japan Construction of various polymer architectures by grafting from approach using anionic macroinitiators
Vamvakaki, Maria Greece Light-sensitive polymers by controlled polymerization methods
Wang, Wenxin Ireland Vinyl Oligomer Combination: a Universal Approach to Hyperbranched Architectures
Yagci, Yusuf Turkey Photoinduced electron transfer reactions for macromolecular syntheses through cationic polymerization, ATRP, step-growth polymerization and click reactions
Yamago, Shigeru Japan Recent Developments in Organotellurium-Mediated Living Radical Polymerization (TERP)
Yamauchi, Koji Japan Well-Controlled Polymerization of PPS starting from Cyclic Oligomers
Yashima, Eiji Japan Synthesis of helical polymers and their application to asymmetric catalysis
Yokozawa, Tsutomu Japan Controlled synthesis of π-conjugated polymers
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