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Thomas Russell Honored by Belgium’s Université Catholique de Louvain
The Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences of the Université catholique de Louvain in Belgium on May 27 conferred the title of doctor honoris causa on Thomas Russell, the Silvio O. Conte Distinguished Professor in the department of polymer science and engineering.
The honor pays tribute to his “fundamental contributions to polymer science and to the ingenious applications derived from them, particularly in the field of controlled block copolymer assembly for nanotechnology, and of the structure of functional polymers at interfaces and in the bulk.”
Source: UMass News & Media Relations