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02/21/2017
NSF Supports the Future Success of Polymer REU Program

The National Science Foundation continues to contribute to the impact of Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering (CPSPE). NSF has awarded a grant of $344,741 to The University of Akron in support of REU that will start on April 1, 2017.

02/20/2017
Polymer Science student to receive John Wiley book award

Dibyendu Debnath, DPS graduate student, has been selected to receive the John Wiley book award in addition to being selected by POLY to be a part of the Excellence in Graduate Polymer Research Symposium in San Francisco this April.

02/14/2017
University of Akron researchers collaborate with Argonne and Brookhaven National Laboratories

University of Akron researchers collaborate with Argonne and Brookhaven National Laboratories to develop new measurements to understand the structural changes in electrodes of lithium ion batteries during operation.

02/10/2017
February 2017 Safety Focus: Student Safety Violation Policy

The February Safety Focus is the introduction of the new Student Safety Violation Policy. Please read the policy and review the Lab Safety Rules.

02/08/2017
Faculty look to snakes and termites to improve daily life
Meet three UA researchers who are investigating nature to advance society.

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