BPG Annual Meeting 2015

 Houffalize, Belgium    May 18-19, 2015

Programme


09:00

Registration and Welcome Coffee

09:50

Opening Remarks

Session 1

Session Chair:

Prof. Jean-François GOHY
UCLOUVAIN, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

10:00

IL01 - Enzyme-Catalysis Ever Expanding Role in Polymer Science

Prof. Richard A. GROSS
RENSSELEAR POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE, Troy, United States

10:40

OC01 - Field-Effect Memory Transistors Based on Arrays of Nanowires of a Ferroelectric Polymer

Mr Ronggang CAI
UCLOUVAIN, Louvain la neuve, Belgium

11:00

OC02 - Synthesis of New BTBT Derivatives for Charge(s) Transport

Mrs Audrey RICHARD
ULB, Bruxelles, Belgium

11:20

OC03 - Design of New Multifunctional Nanocarriers for Protein Delivery

Mrs Rahmet PARILTI
UNIVERSITY OF LIEGE, Liege, Belgium

11:40

OC04 - Development of Branched and Grafted Conjugated Polymers

Mr Joost STEVERLYNCK
KU LEUVEN, Leuven, Belgium

12:00

Sandwich Lunch, Exhibition and BPG General Assembly

Session 2

Session Chair:

Prof. Richard HOOGENBOOM
GHENT UNIVERSITY, Ghent, Belgium

13:20

OC05 - Associating Polymer Gels Constructed through Hydrophobic and Coordinative Interactions

Dr Jérémy BRASSINNE
UCLOUVAIN, Everberg, Belgium

13:40

OC06 - PEDOT-based Electrochromic Devices Doped with Carbon Nanotubes

Mr Dario MOSCA
UNAMUR, Namur, Belgium

14:00

OC07 - Vinylogous Urethanes, a New Chemistry for High-Performance Vitrimers

Mr Wim DENNISSEN
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

14:20

BPG Award 1 French-speaking community

14:20

BPG Award 1 Dutch-speaking community

15:00

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Session 3

Session Chair:

Prof. Yves GEERTS
ULB, Brussels, Belgium

15:30

OC08 - Polymer Characterization using Fast Scanning Calorimetry in Conjunction with Synchrotron X-ray Scattering

Ms Dorien BAETEN
KULEUVEN, Heverlee, Belgium

15:50

IL02 - Recent Theoretical Advances in the Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Copolymerization

Prof. Pierre GASPARD
ULB, Brussels, Belgium

17:00

Poster Session 1 (odd numbers) and Exhibition

18:00

Poster Session 2 (even numbers) and Exhibition

19:15

Free time

20:00

Cocktail and Dinner

22:00

BPG Party

Session 4

Session Chair:

Prof. Jean-Marie RAQUEZ
UMONS, Mons, Belgium

09:00

OC09 - Wheat Gluten Based Thermoplastic Vulcanisates

Ms Lien TELEN
KULEUVEN, Heverlee, Belgium

09:20

IL03 - Unnatural Information-Containing Macromolecules

Dr Jean-François LUTZ
INSTITUT CHARLES SADRON, Strasbourg, France

10:00

OC10 - Charge Transport in pi-Conjugated Polymers: A Combined Classical-Quantum Approach to Establish Structure-Property Relationship

Mr Yoann OLIVIER
UMONS, Mons, Belgium

10:20

OC11 - Photo-Initiated Copper-Mediated Polymerization - A Fast and Efficient Pathway to Complex Sequential Polymer Architectures

Mr Benjamin WENN
UHASSELT, Diepenbeek, Belgium

10:40

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Session 5

Session Chair:

Prof. Dr Bart GODERIS
KU LEUVEN, Heverlee, Belgium

11:10

OC12 - Shape-Memory Polymers: From Reactive Extrusion to Multistimuli-Responsive Properties

Mrs Florence PILATE
UMONS (SMPC), Mons, Belgium

11:30

OC13 - Boronic Acid-decorated Copolymers for Stimuli-Responsive Applications

Mr Gertjan VANCOILLIE
UGENT, Gent, Belgium

11:50

OC14 - Super-Lubricity Induced by Soft Dendritic Nanoparticles to Entangled Polymers

Mr Seyedhadi GOLDANSAZ
UNIVERSITÉ CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

12:10

OC15 - A Tool for the Precision Synthesis of Poly(ionic liquid)s in Water

Ms Daniela CORDELLA
CERM, liege, Belgium

12:30

Lunch

Session 6

Session Chair:

Mr Philippe LECOMTE
ULG, LIEGE, Belgium

14:00

OC16 - Degradable Polyesters for Optical Applications

Mr Geert-Jan GRAULUS
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

14:20

OC17 - Thermoanalytical Characterization of Mixed Reversible/Irreversible Selfhealing Networks

Ms Maria Mercedes DIAZ ACEVEDO
VUB, BRUSSEL, Belgium

14:40

IL04 - Industrial Polymer Design for Digital Imaging Applications

Dr Johan LOCCUFIER
AGFA GEVAERT NV, Mortsel, Belgium

15:20

Award Ceremony for Best Oral Communication and Poster Presentation

15:30

Closing Remarks