Voronov serves as proposal reviewer

Andriy served as a review panelist for the 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Fellowship Program (GRFP) for the panel entitled Materials Research. He will be in charge of reviewing proposal and taking part in virtual panel. During February – March, 2020, he also served as proposal’s reviewer for Dutch Research Council (NWO) and the … More Voronov serves as proposal reviewer

Voronov is invited to present

Voronov accepted two invitations to speak at conferences. One of his presentations is planned at  ACS 24th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference (GC&E) to be held on June 16-19, 2020 in Seattle, Washington. This symposium will be focused on growing field of sustainable coatings and on biobased emulsions from resources to properties and applications.For more information, visit https://www.gcande.org Another presentation … More Voronov is invited to present

New Recent Publications

Our work, Spatial Distribution and Solvent Polarity-Triggered Release of Polypeptide Incorporated into Invertible Micellar Assemblies, (authors Yanxiong Pan, O, Zholobko, Li, Hui, Jin, Jing, Hu, Jinlian, Bingcan Chen, A. Voronov, Zhongyu Yang) is published in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. This journal serves the interdisciplinary community of chemists, engineers, physicists and biologists focusing on how … More New Recent Publications

Zoriana Recognized, Wins Best Poster Award

Zoriana was invited by The Society for Protective Coatings to attend a Coatings+ 2020 (February, 3-6) Conference hosted in Long Beach, CA. During the Conference she was recognized in front of SSPC stakeholders, Board of Governors and Staff for achieving a SSPC Scholarship 2019. She was offered to present her research study at the conference … More Zoriana Recognized, Wins Best Poster Award

Vasylyna Returns as Visiting Scholar

Dr. Vasylyna Kirianchuk from Lviv Polytechnic National University joins our group in February to work for about 5 months as Visiting Short-Term Scholar. Vasylyna recently got her PhD in Macromolecular Science from her home institution National University Lviv Polytechnic, Lviv, Ukraine. This is Vasylyna’s 4th visit to NDSU, she has been working at CPM (Voronov’s … More Vasylyna Returns as Visiting Scholar

New Funding Received

New funding of up to $58,463 is received from NSF IUCRC Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites for the project “Plan Oil-Based Latex Adhesives” (in collaboration with Dr. G.Pourhashem, Coatings and Polymeric Materials). This work begins on January,1,2020 and is for one year. This is a new research project aiming developing plan-based latex adhesives for variety … More New Funding Received

Voronov gives invited presentations at domestic and international conferences

Voronov gave a talk on Micellar Release into Model Lipid Membrane Triggered by Macromolecular Inversion at NDSU-KU Joint Symposium on Biotechnology, Nanomaterials and Polymers, October,3-5, 2019 in Fargo, ND. Another invited presentation entitled Copolymer Latexes from Renewable Monomer Mixtures was given at 4th International Symposium on Materials from Renewables, October,9-10 in Athens, GA.  Another talk … More Voronov gives invited presentations at domestic and international conferences

Zoriana attends Two International Conferences in China

Zoriana presented her research study entitled Life cycle environmental impact considerations in the design of soybean oil-based paint monomers at 10th International Conference on Industrial Ecology (ISIE), July 7-11 hosted by Tsinghua University located in Beijing, China. For more information, http://isie2019.env.tsinghua.edu.cn To travel to China, Zoriana was awarded an ISIE scholarship. Along with opportunity to … More Zoriana attends Two International Conferences in China