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08/29/2014
NSF awards $800,000 to ramp up production of eco-friendly, halogen-free rubber
The award will boost researcher Dr. Judit E. Puskas' efforts to produce a material that could be useful to many people, including motorists and breast-cancer survivors.
07/24/2014
In the world of science, Xiong Gong has influence

The UA researcher joins the ranks of prestigious scientists on Thomson Reuters list -- his work is in the top 1 percent of most-cited studies in materials science.

07/14/2014
With $500,000 NSF grant, researcher to examine 'Lego' design for polymers
Dr. Abraham Joy's evaluation of this novel polymer system could lead to advances in biomedicine.
06/16/2014
National Polymer Innovation Center Flexes the Future

The Business Journal visited the center and profiled it in its “Trending: TechBelt” series. 

Read the story here and step into the center in this video

06/05/2014
Shatterproof screens that save smartphones
Shattered smartphone touchscreens? Perhaps no more, say UA researchers who have developed a transparent electrode to make them shatterproof.

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