Monday, 23 May 2005: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM

Room 206 (Science & Engineering Resource Center)

Biomaterials and Polymers (BIOM)

Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers II

This symposium will focus on advances in the area of metal- and metalloid-containing polymers; the following specific topics are covered: New synthetic methods, Supramolecular polymers, Supported catalysts, Electronic materials, Photonic materials, Preceramic polymers, Coordination polymers, Hybrid organic-inorganic systems.
Organizer:Frieder Jaekle
Presiders:Greg Tew
Matthias Wagner
1:30 PM Intermission
2:00 PM Photocontrolled Routes to Functional Metallopolymers
Ian Manners
2:30 PM Hydrosilylation Polymerizations of Metal-Containing Monomers with Dialkynes
John B. Sheridan
3:00 PM Nanocluster Catalysis for Regioselective Synthesis of Multifunctional Hybrid Polysiloxanes
Bhanu P. S. Chauhan, Jitendra S. Rathore
3:30 PM Break
3:50 PM Macromolecules for Supramolecular Polymer Science Containing Metal-ligands in the Side Chain
Greg Tew
4:20 PM Synthesis and Properties of Rodlike Ruthenium(II) Coordination Polymers
Matthias Rehahn, Oliver Schmelz, Steffen Kelch

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