A team led by Dr. Jian Ping Gong has succeeded in creating “fiber-reinforced soft composites,” or tough hydrogels combined with woven fiber fabric. For details, please check the full press release below: New “tougher-than-metal” fiber-reinforced hydrogels Japanese Press Release
Dr. Cécile Monteux, CNRS Research Associate of ESPCI, PSL Research University and CNRS joined GSS. We are looking forward to the collaborative work in the future.
Hokkaido University issued a press release in English on “Cold medicine could stop cancer spread”. Dr. Shinya Tanaka, and Dr. Masumi Tsuda from Global Station for Soft Matter are among the researchers for this work.
Dr. Kazunori Yasuda, Executive / Vice-President, Specially-appointed Professor of Graduate school of Medicine, Hokkaido University and Dr. Tomohiro Onodera, Lecturer of Clinical Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University joined GSS. We are looking forward to the collaborative work in the future.
After a press release “Double network hydrogels strongly bondable to bones by spontaneous osteogenesis penetration” got a score of 38 and has been in the top 5 of all research outputs scored by Altmetric.
Hokkaido University issued a press release in English on “Double network hydrogels strongly bondable to bones by spontaneous osteogenesis penetration.” Dr. Takayuki Nonoyama, Dr. Nobuto Kitamura, Dr. Takayuki Kurokawa, Dr. Tasuku Nakajima, and Dr. Jian Ping Gong from Global Station for Soft Matter are among the researchers for this work.
Our research on tough hydrogels using tri-block copolymers received news coverage on Yahoo!Japan.
Dr. Takayuki Nonoyama’s research on double-network hydrogels’ applications on artificial cartilage has been introduced on Chem-Station’s “Spotlight Search.”
Professor Jian Ping Gong, the director of Global Station for Soft Matter, has been featured on Hokkaido University’s “Research Frontiers.” Click here to view her researcher profile page, “Cutting-edge Soft Materials Created with Hydrogels.”
Hokkaido University issued a press release on “Tough Physical Double Network Hydrogels Based on Amphiphilic Tri-block Copolymers.”