Polymer Journal Invited Reviews Collection 2012-2013



Nanocasting nanoporous inorganic and organic materials from polymeric bicontinuous microemulsion templates  FREE

Brad H Jones and Timothy P Lodge

Polymer Journal (2012) 44 131–146; doi:10.1038/pj.2011.136

Compensation and control of the birefringence of polymers for photonics  FREE

Akihiro Tagaya and Yasuhiro Koike

Polymer Journal 44: 306-314; advance online publication, January 11, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2011.141

Design and synthesis of well-defined glycopolymers for the control of biological functionalities  FREE

Yoshiko Miura

Polymer Journal 44: 679-689; advance online publication, April 25, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.4

Antifreeze proteins: computer simulation studies on the mechanism of ice growth inhibition  FREE

Hiroki Nada and Yoshinori Furukawa

Polymer Journal 44: 690-698; advance online publication, March 14, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.13

Stereo-controlled synthesis of polyolefins with cycloalkane groups by using late transition metals  FREE

Daisuke Takeuchi

Polymer Journal 44: 919-928; advance online publication, April 25, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.27

Artificial site-selective DNA cutters to manipulate single-stranded DNA  FREE

Yuichiro Aiba and Makoto Komiyama

Polymer Journal 44: 929-938; advance online publication, March 28, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.37

Development and application of high-strength polyester nanofibers  FREE

Mie Kamiyama, Tsuyoshi Soeda, Suguru Nagajima and Kengo Tanaka

Polymer Journal 44: 987-994; advance online publication, May 23, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.63

Copolycarbonate optical films developed using birefringence dispersion control  FREE

Akihiko Uchiyama, Yuhei Ono, Yoshinori Ikeda, Hiroshi Shuto and Kazuo Yahata

Polymer Journal 44: 995-1008; advance online publication, May 9, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.52

Topological polymer chemistry for designing multicyclic macromolecular architectures  FREE

Yasuyuki Tezuka

Polymer Journal 44: 1159-1169; advance online publication, June 13, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.92

Development and industrialization of a biaxially stretched nano-alloyed film  FREE

Tetsuya Tsunekawa, Takuji Higashioji, Hirofumi Hosokawa, Akira Kubota and Ichiro Ishizuka

Polymer Journal 44: 1170-1178; advance online publication, June 13, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.96

The synthesis of copolymers, blends and composites based on poly(butylene succinate)  FREE

Sung Yeon Hwang, Eui Sang Yoo and Seung Soon Im

Polym J 44: 1179-1190; advance online publication, September 19, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.157

Optical, electro-optic and optoelectronic properties of natural and chemically modified DNAs  FREE

Young-Wan Kwon, Dong Hoon Choi and Jung-Il Jin

Polymer Journal 44: 1191-1208; advance online publication, October 17, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.165

Molecular-recognition-directed formation of supramolecular polymers  FREE

Takeharu Haino

Polymer Journal 45: 363-383; advance online publication, August 1, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.144

Self-assembled organic and polymer photonic crystals for laser applications  FREE

Seiichi Furumi

Polymer Journal 45: 579-593; advance online publication, November 14, 2012; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.181

The roles of water molecules at the biointerface of medical polymers  FREE

Masaru Tanaka, Tomohiro Hayashi and Shigeaki Morita

Polymer Journal 45: 701-710; advance online publication, January 30, 2013; doi:10.1038/pj.2012.229