January 2017 Safety Focus: Chemical Inventories
The January Safety Focus is Chemical Inventories. Please take a look at your chemical storage and inventories this month. We will have a chemical inventory training on February 10th in GDYR 304 from 9am-10:30am. Please RSVP to email@example.com to attend the training. EOHS personnel will be available to answer any questions you may have regarding the inventory system.
Recent AGPA polymer outreach prompts excitement for the future
November and December are full of activities and outreach for the Akron Polymer Global Academy. With 16 events, and the gaining of over 3,000 contacts, every moment of outreach is high paced and exciting.
PolyLux reaches next step in product development process
Ph.D. polymer science student Kaushik Mishra created PolyLux, a start-up company, to manufacture a new adhesive technology for bandages.
Novel Nanofiber-based Coalescing Filter Media for Separation of Water Droplets from Ultra-low Sulphur Diesel Fuel
Professor Sadhan Jana and his students Dr. Stuti Rajgarhia and Dr. Rafael Benavides recently reported in Polymer, 93, 142-151 (2016) a facile means of fabrication of nanofibers from solutions of two immiscible polymers in two mutually miscible solvents using gas jet fiber method.
Dr. Stephen Z.D. Cheng's recent work published in PNAS
Dr. Stephen Z.D. Cheng's recent work, "Geometry induced sequence of nanoscale Frank–Kasper and quasicrystal mesophases in giant surfactants," has been published by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS).