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Editorial board

Editors-in-Chief

  • G.C. Berry
    Dept. of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, PA 15213-2683, USA
  • K. Matyjaszewski
    Dept. of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, PA 15213-2683, USA

Associate Editor

  • M. Bockstaller
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Assistant to the Editors

  • H. Mukomel
    Dept. of Chemistry, Carnegie Mellon University, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15213, USA

Editorial Board

  • T. Aida
    University of Tokyo, TOKYO, Japan
  • A.C. Albertsson
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
  • M. Antonietti
    Max Planck Institute (MPI) of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany
  • S. Armes
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
  • N. Balsara
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, USA
  • C. Barner-Kowollik
    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany
  • T. Chang
    Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, The Republic of Korea
  • J. Fréchet
    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • Y. Gnanou
    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • N. Hadjichristidis
    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • C.C. Han
    Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China
  • C.J. Hawker
    University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USA
  • M. Kamigaito
    Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan
  • R. Khokhlov
    M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russian Federation
  • T. Kowalewski
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
  • L. Leibler
    École Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles (ESPCI), Paris, France
  • J-F. Lutz
    Institut Charles Sadron, Strasbourg Cedex 2, France
  • M. Möller
    RWTH Aachen University (RWTH), Aachen, Germany
  • A.H.E. Mueller
    Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz, Mainz, Germany
  • S.T. Penczek
    Polish Academy of Sciences, Lod, Poland
  • N.A. Peppas
    University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
  • M. Stenzel
    UNSW Australia, Sydney, Australia
  • B.S. Sumerlin
    University of Florida, Gainesville, District of Columbia, USA
  • A. Takahara
    Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
  • B.-Z. Tang
    Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China
  • D.A. Tirrell
    California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA
  • M.W. Urban
    Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, USA
  • K.I. Winey
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • K. Wooley
    Texas A & M University, College Station, Texas, USA
  • Y. Yagci
    Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • S. Zhu
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada