News Archive

07/24/2014
In the world of science, Xiong Gong has influence
07/14/2014
With $500,000 NSF grant, researcher to examine 'Lego' design for polymers
06/16/2014
National Polymer Innovation Center Flexes the Future
06/05/2014
Shatterproof screens that save smartphones
06/03/2014
Congratulations Spring 2014 Graduates!
05/16/2014
Spiders spin possible solution to 'sticky' problems
04/27/2014
Pioneer in rubber recycling awarded top honor
04/22/2014
Akron Beacon Journal Feature on UA gecko/adhesives Research
02/05/2014
NSF awards $400,000 for novel sensor technology
12/11/2013
Polymer scientist honored as National Academy of Inventors Fellow
10/17/2013
Winged flight fascinates this UA student
08/14/2013
Polymer engineering’s Mary Ann Meador named ACS Fellow
08/09/2013
University of Akron scientists welcome $1 million
08/08/2013
Fitting the mold for the future
07/31/2013
Dr. Isayev Honored by the Warsaw University of Technology
07/25/2013
Gadget Genius — nanotechnology breakthrough is big deal for electronics
07/11/2013
What is glass? A million-dollar question
07/03/2013
Research that holds water
06/05/2013
Filmmaking magic with polymers
05/23/2013
Young inventors win rubber band contest
05/09/2013
Praise the polymer — college turns 25
04/01/2013
Geckos keep firm grip in wet natural habitat
03/19/2013
Innovation and job creation: The best of the best
03/01/2013
Dr. Isayev’s research featured in Architect Magazine
02/25/2013
Dream of career in science coming true
01/17/2013
Dr. Heinz published a feature article in Langmuir
12/18/2012
Four researchers inducted into National Academy of Inventors
11/15/2012
Professor with 100 patents writes book to guide inventors
11/13/2012
Need to filter water? Fight infection? Just open package, mix polymers
11/07/2012
Dr. Weiss receives honorary doctorate
10/26/2012
Dr. Isayev featured in Tire Technology International article
10/18/2012
Stephen Cheng awarded 2013 APS Polymer Physics Prize
10/02/2012
One Glue, Two Functions
09/25/2012
In the world of polymer science, Alan Neville Gent was a giant
09/25/2012
Students stretch and bend bounds of creativity in contest
09/14/2012
Professor appointed to important international science post
09/06/2012
Joseph Kennedy, Akron's King of Polymers, proves inventors are young at heart
09/05/2012
Music to his ears: Surgery gives Wadsworth boy hearing to accompany his new ear
09/04/2012
Polymer scientist named American Chemical Society Fellow
08/28/2012
Prominent researcher’s invention gives UARF its 50th startup company
08/24/2012
Science can be fun – and lucrative
08/16/2012
UA to help establish national manufacturing institute
07/17/2012
Fostering next-gen polymer researchers
06/26/2012
Dr. Hendrik Heinz selected to receive the 2013 Max Hey Medal
06/08/2012
Dr. Isayev awarded prestigious J. L. White Innovation Award
05/25/2012
Mind-stretching creations
05/01/2012
David Simmons, Assistant Professor of Polymer Engineering
04/23/2012
Two earn National Science Foundation fellowships
04/13/2012
Teamwork drives electric vehicle research
04/06/2012
William Landis Named Fellow
03/16/2012
Contest challenges students to stretch their imaginations
02/17/2012
What do you want to be when you grow up?
02/16/2012
UA researchers find the healing properties of a spider’s web
02/16/2012
Polymer college dean receives distinguished honor
02/16/2012
UA-born gecko-based adhesives company receives JumpStart venture investment
02/06/2012
Nearly 3,600 vote for their favorite UA ad
02/01/2012
New ad campaign centered on UA's 'Energy of Innovation'
12/19/2011
FDA turns to Akron partnership to help bring safer medical devices to patients
11/30/2011
Two faculty members elected as AAAS Fellows
11/09/2011
UA professors named outstanding researchers
10/19/2011
Third Biomaterials Symposium slated for Oct. 26
10/05/2011
Unlocking carbon nanotube potential for industry
09/26/2011
UA initiatives to spark innovation, entrepreneurship and community involvement
08/25/2011
Professor Emeritus earns gold medal recognition
08/25/2011
Scientists trace gecko footprint, find clue to glue
08/24/2011
Polymer college appoints two new faculty
08/18/2011
Distinguished polymer science alumnus earns ACS fellowship
08/16/2011
Welcome Class of 2015!
07/21/2011
Spider silk glue inspires next-generation technology
07/20/2011
Student Wins International Award
06/02/2011
UA Professor Emeritus Gent receives lifetime achievement award
05/31/2011
UA vice president is named a Science Academy Fellow
05/18/2011
Public Administration and Urban Studies and Polymer engineering students honored for innovation, entrepreneurial spirit
05/17/2011
UARF, UA partner to help Saudis establish elastomer training institute
05/16/2011
Rubber pièce de résistance wins invention contest
05/12/2011
Polymer Link 2010-2011 - College Newsletter [PDF]
04/27/2011
Second Semi-Annual Symposium on Biomaterials Registration Brochure
04/19/2011
Biomaterials Symposium features internationally renowned regenerative medicine experts
04/14/2011
Young inventors reach last stretch of rubber band contest
03/29/2011
Polymer researchers receive prestigious 3M awards
03/17/2011
UA inventor receives Ohio Patent Legacy Award
02/26/2011
UA research earns NorTech innovation honors
02/09/2011
UA student wins investors' confidence
02/07/2011
UA brings Science Olympiad to area students
01/31/2011
Architecture on the Nanoscale
01/27/2011
Dr. Puskas nominated as fellow of AIMBE
01/11/2011
UA polymer scientists recognized as fellows
01/01/2011
2010 Frank N. Kelley Graduate Student Award Recipients
12/22/2010
Predictions for 2011 from UA experts
11/29/2010
Electrically Conductive Polymers: New materials tackle static discharge challenges
09/27/2010
UA to unite area biomaterials experts for event
09/23/2010
Commerce awards $1M to UA research, ABIA
09/08/2010
Rubber Band Contest seeks young inventors
08/25/2010
Akron Functional Materials Center provides R&D services to industry
08/12/2010
College's first overseas alumni chapter in Taipai City, Taiwan
08/11/2010
UA polymer engineer named American Chemical Society Fellow
07/30/2010
Researcher wins National Science Foundation award
07/26/2010
Sancaktar appointed Visiting Prof. at Hiroshima University
07/04/2010
Dr. Kennedy featured on Cleveland.com
07/01/2010
Polymer college appoints two new faculty members

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