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Metathesis Depolymerization of Polynorbornene towards Repurposing Wind Turbine Blade Material, Kendra Flanigan, UG '25 (E1076B70)

The escalating demand for renewable energy through the use of wind turbines has raised concerns about the end-of-life of used wind turbine blades. Currently, wind turbine blades consist of a…

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Controlled in situ Assembly of Biocompatible Polymers, Sanjana Venkatesh, UG '26 (2D0A2083)

What happens when we infuse cells and biological tissues with human-made materials? The possibilities are endless; we open up a new world for interacting with our cells, from measuring minuscule…

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Exploring the Prospects and Challenges of a Novel n-Doped Organic Semiconductor, Colin Brown, UG '24 (2264872)

The use of organic semiconductors (OSCs), i.e, conductive polymers, has risen greatly over the last few decades, as scientists have taken advantage of their unique properties, including greater…

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Polymer Additives Homogenize Flow in Underground Environments, Richard Huang, UG '23, (3964616)

Underground rocks and soil have microscopic pores in them able to hold groundwater. Approximately 22% of groundwater in the U.S. is contaminated, while 50% of drinking water in the U.S. is sourced…

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Drugs are good, but how do they go bad?, Yejoon Seo, G4 (3937727)

Many oral delivery drugs are in the amorphous state, stabilized by an amorphous polymer. Over time, these drugs tend to "flow," resulting in significant changes to the drug product that…

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Summer Research Colloquium Research Summary - Modeling Elastic Turbulence in 3-D Porous Media via Simulation

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