9th Bratislava Young Polymer Scientists Conference (BYPoS 2023)

9th Bratislava Young Polymer Scientists Conference (BYPoS 2023)

The event focusses on all fields of macromolecular chemistry and provides the ideal possibility for young polymer scientists (Bc./MSc./PhD. students or young researchers up to 40 years) to present and discuss their results and knowledge in the field of polymer chemistry and incorporate to the group of young motivated people.

Conference motto: “From gold to polymers”



  • Synthesis, modification and characterization of polymers
  • Polymer blends, composites and processing of polymers
  • Smart polymers and biopolymers
  • Bio-related applications of polymers
  • Polymer stability and degradation
  • Physics of polymers (theory, modelling and simulation)


Invited Speakers

  • Prof. dr hab. inz. Krzysztof Pielichowski, Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Cracow University of Technology Tadeusz Kosciuszko, Cracow, Poland
    Title of presentation: Organic-inorganic hybrid materials: Polyurethane-POSS story
  • Dr. David Pahovnik, National Institute of Chemistry, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Title of presentation: Ring-opening polymerization of heterocyclic monomers
    Dr. Zuzana Benková, Polymer Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia
    Title of presentation: Adsorption of Peptides onto Carbon Nanotubes Grafted with Poly(ethylene Oxide) Chains
  • Assistant Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Stefan Baudis, Institute of Applied Synthetic Chemistry, Technology University Vienna, Austria
    Title of presentation: Smart Polymers for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine


BYPoS will contain introductory lectures for each section. All participants are called to have lectures.

Main lecture (invited speakers): 40 min. + 10 min. for discussion
Contributed lecture (all participants): 15 min. + 5 min. for discussion


Event Details

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