U.S. Unit

Unit Leader

Michael Rubinstein, Ph.D.

9.Rubinstein

John P. Barker Distinguished Professor

Department of Chemistry, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Research keywords:

Polymer Physics, Soft Matter, Polymer Dynamics, Polymer Networks, Polymer Gels, Viscoelasticity



*The following members are listed in alphabetical order.

Stephen Craig, Ph.D.

1.Craig

William T. Miller Professor

Department of Chemistry, Duke University

Research keywords:

Polymers, Networks, Mechanochemistry



Jan Genzer, Ph.D.

Studio portrait of Jan Genzer Affiliate

Celanese Professor

Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, North Carolina State University

Research keywords:

Polymer Surfaces & Interfaces, Surface Patterning, Surface-initiated Polymerization, Polymer Brushes, Silicone Gels, Hydrogels, Responsive Materials, Biofouling



Wei Hong, Ph.D.

4.Hong

Associate Professor

Department of Aerospace Engineering, Iowa State University

Research interests:

Continuum Mechanics, Fracture, Multiphysics Modeling, Soft Composites, Structures and Materials