Alan Glanvill Award

For published work of particular merit in the field of polymers.

Alan Glanvill Award

The Award is presented for published work of particular merit in the field of polymers. 

The work must be published in an IOM3 journal.

The winner will receive a certificate and £450.00

Award judges

Nominations for the Alan Glanvill Award are judged by the Polymer Society Board.

Past winners

Flexible piezoresistive strain sensor with high sensitivity based on carbonised waste thermosetting resin
Lei Wang, Dong Xiang, Wanqiu Zhu, Chunxia Zhao, Yuntao Li, Hongchang Han, Ping Wang & Jie Wang

Not awarded

Highly stretchable and sensitive strain sensors using nano-graphene coated natural rubber
S Tadakaluru, T Kumpika, E Kantarak, W Sroila, A Panthawan, P Sanmuangmoon, W Thongsuwan & P Singjai

Evaluation of commercial Mg(OH)2, Al(OH)3 and TiO2 as antimicrobial additives in thermoplastic elastomers 
M Pittol, D Tomacheski, D N Simões, V Ferreira, R R Marlene & C Santana

Three-dimensional finite element method simulation study of fusion screw geometry
P. Kubik, M. Zatloukal, J. Vlcek & T. Womer

Effect of processing temperature on structure and properties of microinjection moulded thermoplastic polyurethane/multiwalled carbon nanotube composites
D. Li, T. Zhai, Q. Gong, G. Fei & H. Xia

Pyrolytic carbon: factors controlling in-rubber performance
C. J. Norris, M. Hale & M. Bennett

Properties, morphology and structure of BPDA/PPD/ODA polyimide fibres
S B Huang, Z Y Jiang,  Y Ma, X P Qiu, Y F Men, L X Gao & M X Ding

Characterisation and analysis of microchannels and submicrometre surface roughness of injection moulded microfluidic systems using optical metrology
G Tosello, F Marinello & H N Hansen

Preparation, structure, performance, industrialisation and application of advanced rubber / clay nano-composites based on latex compounding method
Dr L.Q. Zhang et al 

Evaluation of replication properties on moulded surface by ultrasonic injection moulding system
A Sato, H Sakaguchi, H Ito & K Koyama

Macro- and microdispersion of carbon black in liquid silicone rubbers
H Le, S Ilisch, H Radusch & H Steinberger

New technology for thermal processing of poly (vinyl alcohol)
N Chen (Sichuan University), L Li & Q Wang

Industrial applications of gas assisted injection moulding: numerical prediction and experimental trials
A Polynkin, J F T Pittman & J Sienz

Microstructure and kinematic aspects of blown film extrusion process: II. Numerical modelling and prediction of LLDPE and LDPE
L K Hendrichsen, A J McHugh, S S Cherukupalli & A A Ogale

Mesoscale modelling of processing rubber-toughened acrylic polymers
Dr K Porfyrakis & Dr H E Assender

Effect of process variables on melt velocity profiles in extrusion process using single screw plastics extruder
R Rasid & A K Wood