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Professor Theresa Reineke has received the University of Minnesota’s 2017 Distinguished McKnight University Professorship. This professorship recognizes and rewards the university's most outstanding mid-career faculty members. Recipients are honored with the title, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, which they hold for as long as they remain at the University of Minnesota, and receive a grant of $100,000… Read more »
CSP research on plastics and recycling published in Science. Check it out!
Collaborative CSP research by Coates, LaPointe, Bates, and Macosko groups has been published in Science. This research focuses on compatibilizing the recycling process for two of the most common plastics. Polyethylene (PE) and isotactic polypropylene (iPP) constitute nearly two-thirds of the world’s plastic. Despite their similar hydrocarbon makeup, the polymers are immiscible with one another. Thus,… Read more »
Learn about our partnership with the Minnesota Corn Growers Association!
The Center for Sustainable Polymers is excited to partner with the Minnesota Corn Growers Association (MCGA) through research, education, and outreach efforts. Researchers in the Center for Sustainable Polymers are working to develop new monomers and polymers that expand the uses of corn-based sugars. Additionally, our education and outreach programs are working to reach… Read more »
CSP members, join us for Beyond the Classroom on December 14, 2016 from 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CST. Researchers Annabelle Watts and Ingrid Haugan Smidt will be presenting Polymer Properties 101.
Collaborative CSP research featured on ChemCatChem Cover!
Application for Summer 2017 is open. The application deadline for the summer 2017 program is February 1st, 2017. Students with completed applications will be notified by early March. For more details, visit the CSP Summer Undergraduate Research page.
Save the date for the 2017 CSP Annual Meeting, April 27, 2017!