Talking About Polymers, Detecting Explosives

April 2, 2015

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There are few things that you can do in life without using a polymer, yet many people could not tell you what they are and how they affect their lives. Tune in as Jennifer Novotney shares how to discuss polymers and the benefits of their applications as well as how they are synthesized with non-scientists. She will also share her research on how recent advances are providing new ways to detect explosives.

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What You Will Learn

  • Creating interest in polymers – engaging your audience
  • Visualization strategies – good ways to think about polymers
  • Hands-on activities to explore polymer properties

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Jennifer Novotney
Cornell University 

Darcy Gentleman
ACS Chem Champs

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