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  • Carbon Nanotubes and Other Nanostructured Materials

    Archived Webinar
    Jul 28, 2011
    The discovery of fullerenes in 1985 sparked the interest of researchers in novel crystalline forms of carbon. Nobel laureate Richard Smalley, co-discoverer of fullerenes, was a strong advocate of...
  • Green Chemistry and Materials

    Archived Webinar
    Apr 24, 2014
    Many advanced composite materials use hazardous chemicals in the adhesive resin and use inorganic fibers for strength. A typical composite like fiberglass might use a styrene-polyester co-polymer, a...
  • Look Who's 213: The DuPont Story

    Archived Webinar
    Apr 23, 2015
    One of the oldest companies in the world, DuPont has invented thousands of materials, played critical roles in both World Wars, and has indirectly saved the lives with its aramid fibers, Nomex®...
  • Through a Glass, Darkly - Early Chemical Technologies

    Archived Webinar
    Mar 26, 2015
    Dr. Jennifer Brand will introduce the history of chemical industries that have shaped the world since time immemorial and the ways they changed lives, often in unforeseen ways. She will also discuss...