We thank all participants - ca. 215 from about 30 countries - for their interesting contributions, lively discussions and attendance at the 8th International Conference on Advanced Polymers via Macro­molecular Engineering, held in Dresden, Germany, from October 4 to 7, 2009. 

Some pictures of the meeting are published here.

Found after the meeting:
- a men's jacket (brand: The North Face, colour: terracotta-red, size: XXL)

If you are the owner, please contact us!

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ORAL PROGRAMME (as of Oct. 1, 2009)

LIST OF POSTERS (as of Sept. 14, 2009)

2nd Announcement for Download (Dec. 5, 2008)


Photo: Ch. Münch


  • Functional polymer architectures
  • Polymer-based hybrid materials
  • Advanced polymer and hybrid characterization

Invited speakers

Takuzo Aida (Tokyo, Japan): Programmed self-assembly for tailoring electronic soft materials
Matthias Ballauff (Bayreuth, Germany): Hybrids of metallic nanoparticles and polymer colloids: Synthesis, characterization and applications in catalysis
Ives Gnanou (Bordeaux, France): The exceptional breadth of n-heterocyclic carbenes as catalysts of both chain and step-growth polymerizations
David Haddleton (Warwick, UK): Multi-Click Chemistry in Living Radical Polymerisation
Joseph P. Kennedy (Akron, USA): A novel bioartificial pancreas
Ludwik Leibler (Paris, France): Oleo-chemistry meets supramolecular chemistry: design of self-repairing materials
Kris Matyjaszewski (Pittsburgh, USA): Advanced nanostructured materials by atom transfer radical polymerization
Klaus Müllen (Mainz, Germany): Chemistry of Core-Shell Particles
Oskar Nuyken (München, Germany): Spinning disk reactor(s) for polymers and nanoparticles
Uli Wiesner (Ithaca, USA): Combining polymer science with inorganic chemistry into hybrid materials
Yusuf Yagci (Istanbul, Turkey): Inorganic/polymer hybrid nanocomposites by photochemical and controlled polymerization processes

Conference chairpersons

Brigitte Voit  and Hans-Juergen Adler

International Advisory Board

Daniel M. A. Egbe (Chemnitz, Germany)
Tatsuki Kitayama (Osaka, Japan)
Munmaya K. Mishra (Richmond, VA, USA)
Yusuf Yagci (Istanbul, Turkey)

We acknowlegde support of APME 2009 by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft.