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Research Interests






             Polymer Nanocomposites

- Polyolefin-layered silicate (clay) nanocomposites

- Polymer-nanopowder nanocomposites

- Polymer-nanocellulose composites

- Hybrid nanostructured materials



- Application of wood and agricultural fibre in polymer bioproducts

- Degradation of materials


             Polymer Materials

- Product development based on thermoplastics

- Lightweight and renewable materials for automotive applications

- Correlation of structure-properties

- Mechanism of degradation


             Polymer Reaction Engineering

- Modeling polymerization mechanisms with Monte Carlo simulation

- Kinetics of polymerization (coordination catalysis, living free radical, condensation)

- Correlation of synthesis-structure