Session H4: Polymer Physics Prize

8:00 AM–11:00 AM, Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Room: Oregon Ballroom 204

Sponsoring Unit: DPOLY
Chair: Hyuk Yu, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Abstract ID: BAPS.2010.MAR.H4.1

Abstract: H4.00001 : Polymer Physics Prize Talk: Our Love Story with Polymers or ``Is This Really Physics?''

8:00 AM–8:36 AM

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Author:

  Michael Rubinstein
    (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Some recent results and remaining open questions in several areas of polymer physics ranging from polymer entanglements to reversible gels and polyelectrolytes will be reviewed and put into historical and sociological perspective.

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