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Prof. Bert Klumperman (Stellenbosch University, South Africa) 访问功能高分子材料教育部重点实验室

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2018年4月17日Prof. Bert Klumperman (Stellenbosch University, South Africa) 访问功能高分子材料教育部重点实验室,并做了题为“Pickering Emulsions and Their Use as Templates for Microcapsules”的学术报告。 



Prof. Bert Klumperman obtained his PhD degree in Polymer Chemistry at Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands in 1994. He  joined Eindhoven University of Technology as an Assistant Professor in 1995 and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2002. From 1998 onwards he was involved in the supervision of MSc and PhD students at Stellenbosch University. In 2006 he was among the first twenty scientists who were awarded a South African Research Chair by the National Research Foundation and the Department of Science and Technology. In 2008 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of South Africa. In 2012 he was awarded a second doctorate at Stellenbosch University. In 2017 he was elected a Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences. From July 2009 he is one of the Editors of Elseviers European Polymer Journal. From 2015 he is the Editor-in-Chief of Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa. He has received many awards such as the Gold Medal of the South African Chemical Institute (SACI) (2013), the title of Distinguished Professor at Stellenbosch University (2014), the SASOL Chemistry Innovator of the Year medal (2015), the pretigious National Science and Technology Forum (NSTF) Lifetime Award (2016), and 2018 John FW Herschel medal of the Royal Society of South Africa. So far, he has published more than 180 papers. His current research interests are reversible deactivation radical polymerization (RDRP) and Nanomedicine.