Saffron Bryant, Marcus Johns and Rinat Nigmatullin all recently presented at the European Polysaccharides Network of Excellence conference held in Aveiro, Portugal. Their talks, listed below, were all well received.

Saffron Bryant – Cellulose-Stabilised Emulsions for Pharmaceutical and Home Care Products

Marcus Johns – Methodologies for determining the protonation state of nanocellulose suspensions and gels

Rinat Nigmatullin – Surface engineering of cellulose nanocrystals for advanced functional materials

The visit to the local porcelain museum (Vista Alegre) was a cultural highlight before the conference meal.