International Polymer Characterization Forum

POLY-CHAR

Upcoming Event

POLY-CHAR 2020 [Venice], April 12-14, 2021 (Postponed New Dates)

The organization

POLY-CHAR is a nonprofit, non-governmental organization devoted to create a friendly environment to share information, organize student exchange and cooperation, to hold international meetings and to provide a platform in the field of Materials Science, in particular Polymer Characterization and Polymer Materials Science and Technology, for scientist from all over the word disregarding where they are from. An important goal of POLY-CHAR is to offer a forum for PhD students and young researchers to create their own scientific networks and experience a true scientific community. POLY-CHAR is rooted in polymer synthesis, characterization, processing, application, recycling, education and its environmental/social consequences.

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Executive of the Scientific Committee

JEAN-MARC SAITER

PRESIDENT

University of Rouen, France

HOLGER SCHÖNHERR

DEPUTY PRESIDENT

University of Siegen, Germany

SVEN HENNING

VICE PRESIDENT FOR AWARDS

Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS, Germany

TBA

VICE PRESIDENT FOR MEMBERSHIP

TBA

VICE PRESIDENT FOR ORGANIZATION OF CONFERENCES AND EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVES

TBA

VPs REPRESENTING REGIONS

Europe, Asia, the Americas, Oceania and Africa and the rest of the world

TBA

CO-OPTED MEMBERS

AS DECIDED BY THE EXECUTIVE

GISÈLE BOITEUX

INTERNATIONAL ETHICS ADVISORY BOARD

University of Lyon, France

Members of the scientific committee

Download List

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POLY-CHAR awards

Notes

List of awards

1. Richard Robert Ernst Polymer Science Award for Young or innovative Scientist

2. Jean-Marie Lehn Award for Senior Polymer Scientist

3. Pierre-Gilles de Gennes Award for Polymer Science and Technology

4. Best Oral Presentations for Young Scientists

5. Best Oral Presentations for Students

6. Best Student Posters

7. IUPAC Awards for Best Student Posters

Resources

POLY-CHAR Leaflets