Hands on Plastics
Providing teachers with NSES-compliant lesson plans, information on plastics, and activities guide.
Polymers and Liquid Crystals
Information about the structure and applications of polymers, liquid crystals, polymer liquid crystals, and polymer dispersed liquid crystals.
Polymer education programs and career opportunities.
Plastics Academy Hall of Fame
Established to recognize those Americans who, through dedication, work, and accomplishment have contributed most significantly to the growth and success of the plastics industry.
Ordering of Polymers
Simulated dissipative particle dynamics. Explains and shows the phase separation phenomena of polymers and block copolymers.
Science@Nasa: Guiding Light
July 2003 article from NASA about a scientific development that uses droplets of liquid crystals to manipulate light beams. Gives an overview of the technique and its possible applications.