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Center for Macromolecular Science and Engineering - University of Florida Polymer Science Program


OUR VISION: The Center for Macromolecular Science and Engineering promotes interdisciplinary collaboration in our polymer science and engineering program at the University of Florida and serves as a conduit between industry, government and UF. We stress a fundamental approach in our research while seeking solutions to practical problems. We pursue excellence in all our endeavors. Our conduct is characterized by ethics, integrity, and honesty.

Did You Know?

"On October 10, ground was broken on the new chemistry building! For more photos, click here."

"Dr. Miller appeared on Fox 35 News to describe the concept of converting ferulic acid into a commodity plastic, called Gatoresin"

"Congratulations to Taylor Gaines and William Brooks for receiving the 2014 Butler Polymer Research Award!"

"Congratulations to Brent for being awarded the 2014 Journal of Polymer Science Innovation Award, which was presented in a special symposium at the fall ACS meeting in San Francisco!"

"The University of Florida Department of Chemistry is ranked 32nd in the world."

"Dr. Miller's marine-degradeable polymers research was recently featured on the cover of Green Chemistry"

"Congratulations to Michael Schulz of the Wagener Group for being selected as a recipient of a 2014-2015 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Germany!"

"Congratulations to Dr. Wagener for being selected a POLY Fellow of the American Chemical Society!"

"UF Materials Science and Engineering program ranked Top 10 in undergraduate and graduate programs"

Professor George Butler formed the Center in 1970. The Polymer program at UF is among the oldest in the United States.

Macromolecular Science and Polymer Program News & Highlights

Daniel Savin

The CMSE Welcomes New Faculty: Dr. Daniel Savin

The CMSE is proud to welcome its newest faculty member, Dr. Daniel Savin, to the Department of Chemistry in January 2015... Read More > >


Megan Hill

Featured CMSE Student:
Megan Hill

"Even from a young age, Iíve had very high ambitions. In kindergarten I was planning on traveling the world as a pilot. By elementary school I was determined to become the first ..." Read More > >



Taylor Gaines and William Brooks

2014 Butler Poymer Research Award Winners:

The CMSE is pleased to congratulate Taylor Gaines and William Brooks for winning the 2014 Butler Poymer Research Award... Read More > >



UF POLY/PMSE Chapter

UF POLY/PMSE Chapter

The Center for Macromolecular Science and Engineering has highlighted the POLY/PMSE chapter at UF, click the link to find out all about the chapter... Read More > >




 

 

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