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The first ACS Adhesion Symposium used to be held in Washington, D.C., September 1971. throughout the 4 years in view that that assembly, a lot curiosity in adhesion has been generated between six divisions of the yankee Chemical Society. Then, in 1974, the Macromolecular Secretariat appointed me to paintings heavily with the six consultation chairmen in organizing this Symposium on technological know-how and expertise of Adhesion. remember that, the luck of the Symposium which came about among April 7 and 10, 1975 in Philadelphia, Pa., is because of their first-class cooperation and the enthusiastic reaction of con­ tributors. As initially deliberate, each one department was once accountable for one consultation, and lots of the papers, together with numerous overdue con­ tributions, are released in those volumes of court cases. in the course of the Symposium, we held a ceremonial dinner in honor of Professor Herman Mark in occasion of his 80th birthday. His Plenary Lecture and the Symposium handle by means of Professor Murray Goodman are released in complete at the start of the 1st quantity. I thank Professors Mark and Goodman for his or her first-class displays in this memorable occasion.

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The adsorbed polymer molecules are probably lying close to the surface with many attachments at low solution concentrations. At high solution concentrations, there is increased competition for adsorption sites resulting in fewer attachments and more loops extending into the solution. The thickness of the adsorbed polymer layer at maximum adsorbance was found to be proportional to the square root of the molecular weight I9 • DiMarzio and McCrackin 22 , from their one-dimensional study of adsorption under conditions of independent adsorption sites, predicted an increase in the extension from the surface that is proportional to the square root of the molecular weight.

The use of the Drude equations will result, therefore, in an "average" thickness value which will be greater than the mean square thickness. It is necessary to relate this calculated average for a homogeneous film model to the inhomogeneous adsorbed polymer film17 to deduce molecular parameters. Ellipsometry has been used to study the extension of the polystyrene molecule adsorbed near the theta temperature onto a number of metallic surfaces 18 ,19, including mercury20, under similar experimental conditions.

He answered, "Think how spontaneous your answers were to their questions about the Polymer Institute. " At the age of 80, Herman Mark remains at the forefront of polymer science. He is concerned with applications of polymer chemistry to the needs of modern society. He continually discusses such problems as flammability tests, the medical applications of polymers, and the design of new polymers. It is clear that Dr. Mark is looking ahead. He has demonstrated that polymer science has made many valuable contributions to benefit human beings.

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