8 December 2015

McBain Awards Day

Organised by:

SCI's Colloid & Surface Chemistry Group and the RSC's Colloid & Interface Science Group

SCI, London UK

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Synopsis
Professor Rachel O’ Reilly from Warwick University has been awarded the 2014 McBain medal for her pioneering research in novel polymeric nanoparticles, responsive materials and controlled self-assembly.
The 2015 McBain medal has been awarded to Professor Giuseppe Battaglia of University College, London, for his work in developing novel functional polymers for biomedical applications, design rules for self-assembly of soft-matter and the development of colloidal systems for drug delivery.
Both winners will be presented with their award at the McBain meeting on Tuesday 8 December at SCI in Belgrave Square, London.
Programme

Event Day

Event Section
10:00
Registration and refreshments
10:20
Welcome and introduction
10:30
Plenary Dithiomaleimides and Monoaminomaleimides: New functional handles in polymer science Prof Rachel O'Reilly, University of Warwick, UK
11:30
Refreshment break
12:00
Microfluidic technologies for the bottom-up construction of artificial cells Dr Oscar Ces, Imperial College London, UK
12:30
Polymerisation-induced self-assembly Prof Steve Armes, University of Sheffield, UK
13:00
Lunch
14:00
From the Pacific RIM to PISA: phase transitions initiated by polymerisation Prof Anthony Ryan, University of Sheffield, UK
14:30
Supracolloidal chemical engineering: catalytic swimmers and shakers & fibers made from emulsion droplets Prof Stefan Bon, University of Warwick, UK
15:00
Refreshment break
15:30
Plenary Somanautics Prof Giuseppe Battaglia, University College London, UK

Venue and Contact

SCI

SCI 
14/15 Belgrave Square 
London
SW1X 8PS

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Conference Team

Tel: +44 (0)20 7598 1561

Email: conferences@soci.org


Fees
Early Bird fee - before 23 October 2015

GB£75 . . . . . . . . . SCI/RSC Member
GB£55. . . . . . . . . .SCI/RSC Student Member
GB£50. . . . . . . . . .SCI/RSC Subsidised Member*
GB£95 . . . . . . . . . Non Member

Standard fee - from 23 October 2015

GB£90. . . . . . . . . .SCI/RSC Member
GB£65. . . . . . . . . .SCI/RSC Student Member
GB£60. . . . . . . . . .SCI/RSC Subsidised Member*
GB£115. . . . . . . . .Non Member

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Organising Committee

Alison Paul, University of Cardiff
Claire Pizzey, Diamond