Spring 2017

All seminars take place at the Adolphe Merkle Institute auditorium (building C, 3rd floor) at 16:00 unless otherwise stated.

21 February 2017
Dr. Frederik Wurm (Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research Mainz, Germany)
Living polymerization to phosphorus-based or sequenced polymers

28 February 2017
Dr. Celestino Padeste (Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), Switzerland)
Functionalization of polymer films using lithographic radiation grafting

14 March 2017
Prof. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski (Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA)
Macromolecular Engineering by Taming Free Radicals

16 March 2017
Prof. Jaime C. Grunlan (Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA)
Polymer-Based Nanocoatings for Flame Retardancy, Gas Barrier and Thermoelectric Energy Generation

21 March 2017
Prof. Jerry Yang (University of California, San Diego)
Molecular Approaches to Diagnose, Prevent, and Treat Amyloid-Associated Diseases

05 April 2017
Dr. Daniel Kümin (Institute of Virology und Immunology IVI, Biosafety & Engineering, Mittelhäusern, Switzerland)
An Introduction to Biological Safety: What Does It Mean to Work in a Biological / Medical Laboratory
Joint seminar of the Adolphe Merkle Institute and the Department of Medicine, University of Fribourg

Adolphe Merkle Institute - Chemin des Verdiers 4 - CH-1700 Fribourg - Phone +41 26 300 9254