BPG 2019

Annual Meeting of the Belgian Polymer Group

 Houffalize, Belgium    May 27-28, 2019

Programme


09:00

Registration and Welcome Coffee

09:50

Opening Remarks

Session 1

Session Chair

Prof. Jean-François GOHY
UCLOUVAIN, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

10:00

IL01 - Polyamides Based on Cyclic Acetal Monomers from Renewable Resources: from Synthesis to Properties

Prof. Katrien BERNAERTS
MAASTRICHT UNIVERSITY, Geleen, The Netherlands

10:40

OC01 - How Side Reactions Can Influence Poly(2-oxazoline) Synthesis for Polymer Therapeutics and Hydrogels

Mr Francisco ARRAEZ
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

11:00

OC02 - Water-Driven Self-Healing and Remendable Polymer Network from Iminoboronate-based Boroxine Chemistry

Mr Sebastien DELPIERRE
UMONS, Mons, Belgium

11:20

OC03 - Development of Polymers with Enhanced Microporosity for Solvent-Resistant Nanofiltration

Ms Marloes THIJS
KU LEUVEN, Leuven, Belgium

11:40

OC04 - Texturization of Polyolefin Surfaces via Solvent Exposure Leading to Superhydrophobicity

Mr Guillaume ESPY
UNIVERSITY OF LYON, Villeurbanne, France

12:00

Sandwich Lunch and Exhibition

Session 2

Session Chair

Prof. Dr Filip DU PREZ
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

13:30

IL02 - Formulation and Rheology of Highly Filled Polymers

Prof. Philippe CASSAGNAU
UNIVERSITY OF LYON, Villeurbanne, France

14:10

OC05 - Acrylate-Endcapped Urethane-Based Polymers for Chronic Rhinosinusitis Treatment: Development of a Stent

Ing Jan-Philip ZEGWAART
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

14:30

Master Award French Speaking Community

14:45

Master Award Dutch Speaking Community

15:00

Coffee Break and Exhibition

Session 3

Session Chair

Prof. Christine JEROME
ULIÈGE, Liege, Belgium

15:45

OC07 - Kinetics and Network Formation in Polyurethanes

Mr Robrecht VERHELLE
VUB, Brussel, Belgium

16:05

OC08 - Nanocomposites from Renewable Polybenzoxazines with Improved Toughness and Thermo-Mechanical Properties

Mr Jérémy HORION
UCLOUVAIN, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

16:25

IL03 - High-performance Polymers: Function Follows Form

Prof. Theo DINGEMANS
UNC CHAPEL HILL, Chapel Hill, United States

17:00

Poster Session A (Odd Numbers) and Exhibition

18:00

Poster Session B (Even Numbers) and Exhibition

19:00

Free Time

20:00

Conference Dinner

22:00

BPG Party

09:00

Registration Desks Open

Session 4

Session Chair

Prof. Jean-Marie RAQUEZ
UMONS, Mons, Belgium

09:30

IL04 - Polyolefin Development in Industrial Environment

Dr Alexandre WELLE
TOTAL, Seneffe, Belgium

10:10

OC09 - Macromolecular Coupling Using Triazolinediones: Permanent or Dynamic Linking

Mr Stef VANDEWALLE
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

10:30

OC10 - Developing Efficient Flocculants for Micro-Algae Flocculation

Mr Jonas BLOCKX
KU LEUVEN, Kortrijk, Belgium

10:50

Coffee Break & Exhibition

Session 5

Session Chair

Prof. Louis PITET
UHASSELT, Diepenbeek, Belgium

11:20

OC11 - Following the Evolution of Carbon Nanotubes Network under Strain in Polymer Nanocomposites Using Simultaneous Dielectric and Rheological Measurements

Mr Anatole COLLET
UNIVERSITY OF LYON, Villeurbanne, France

11:40

OC12 - Fabrication of Smart Colorimetric Hard and Soft Materials by Plasma Dye Coating

Ms Lieselot DE SMET
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

12:00

OC13 - Controlling Ring Mobility in Slide-Ring Gels

Mr Atul Kumar SHARMA
UCLOUVAIN, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

12:20

OC14 - Near-Infrared Organic Photodetectors: from Molecules to Imager

Mr Frederik VERSTRAETEN
UHASSELT, Diepenbeek, Belgium

12:40

Lunch buffet

Session 6

Session Chair

Dr Olivier LHOST
TOTAL RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY FELUY, Seneffe, Belgium

14:00

IL05 - Chain Shuttling Polymerization, a Powerful Tool for the Design of Multiblock (Co-)Polymers

Prof. Philippe ZINCK
UNIVERSITY OF LILLE, Villeneuve d’Ascq cedex, France

14:40

OC15 - Synthesis of Waterborne Non-Isocyanate Polyhydroxyurethane Hydrogel

Mr Maxime BOURGUIGNON
ULIÈGE, Liège, Belgium

15:00

OC16 - Dual Temperature Response in Fluorinated Vitrimers

Dr Marc GUERRE
UGENT, Ghent, Belgium

15:20

OC17 - Synthesis and Characterisation of Redox-responsive Hydrogels Based on Stable Nitroxide Radicals

Ms Miriam KHODEIR
UCLOUVAIN , Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

15:40

Award Ceremony

16:00

Closing Remarks