> Content doi:10.1002/masy.201290020
The 14th IUPAC International Symposium on Macromolecular Complexes (MMC-14) was held at Helsinki, Finland, in August 14-17, 2011. These bi-annual symposia have been IUPAC-sponsored for several years.
Editor: Vladimir Aseyev, Heikki Tenhu
Molecular Mobility and Order in Polymer Systems
> Content doi:10.1002/masy.201290016
The 7th International Symposium on Molecular Mobility and Order in Polymer Systems was held in St. Petersburg, Russia, from June 6–10, 2011. The cover is selected from the article by P. Pakhomov et.al. and shows characteristic forms of filament-like aggregates.
Editor: Anatoly Darinskii
POLYCHAR-19 World Forum on Advanced Materials
> Content doi:10.1002/masy.201290014
The 19th World Forum on Advanced Materials (POLYCHAR-19) was held at Kathmandu, Nepal, from March 20–24, 2011. The cover is selected from the article by N. P. Adhikari and shows a typical snapshot of a system of flexible and semiflexible polymer mixtures.
Editor: Rameshwar Adhikari
Functional Polymeric Materials and Composites
> Content doi:10.1002/masy.201290008
The 11th Annual UNESCO/IUPAC Workshop and Conference on Functional Polymeric Materials & Composites was held at Stellenbosch, South Africa, from April 27 -29, 2011. The cover is selected from the article by M. Benaglia et.al. and shows a confocal laser scanning microscopy analysis of human umbilical venin endothelial (HUVE) cells.
Editors: Bert Klumperman, Peter E. Mallon, Harald Pasch, Albert J. van Reenen