Skip to main content.University of Minnesota. Home page.
Department of Biomedical Engineering.

About IPrime

Who's Involved

IPrime Membership

Partnership Programs

Supporting Facilities

News & Events

Related Links

Contact IPrime

IPrime Home


  Home | News and Events

October 2008 Archives

Oct 28, 08

Soft Materials: Designing Polymer Networks for Mechanical Properties

Research Director Costantino Creton, Physical Chemistry of Polymers and Dispersed Media Sciences Laboratory, French National Center for Science.

Held October 28, 2008 at 9:45 a.m., Smith Hall 311, University of Minnesota.

Login to the Webcast. Available to IPrime members only. Access by entering your company ID and password.


Oct 18, 08

Enzyme-coated plastic could mean self-cleaning fabrics

Ping Wang, Biocatalysis and Biosynthesis Program, and his team attach a coating of 'live' enzymes onto plastic and other materials and this could lead to clothes that digest stains as soon as they occur, or kitchen surfaces able to kill bacteria.


Oct 15, 08

Three new Industrial Fellows join IPrime's Coatings Program (CPF)

September and October, 2008:
Kazuhiko Morizawa - Sony
Katsunori Tsuchiya - Dai Nippon Printing
Brad Kahlbaugh - Donaldson Company


Oct 7, 08

MRSEC (U of M) receives $16.8 Million renewal

The University of Minnesota Materials Research Science and Engineering Center announced that it has received $16.8 million in renewed funding over the next six years from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The University of Minnesota is one of only 14 other universities nationwide, including MIT and Harvard, to be chosen to receive NSF funding this year for a materials research center.


News & Events