Introduction

To continue the tradition of International Polymer Seminar (GSP) held in Gliwice since 1995, the Centre of Polymer and Carbon Materials PAS and Opole University organize the international conference “Polymers on the Odra River” POLYOR 2011.

Polymer Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences and Berlin-Brandenburg Polymer Society are the coorganizers of this meeting.

The conference will be held in Opole on 6-7 July 2011 at the Opole University, ul. Oleska 48 in Opole.

The aim of the conference is to create a forum for the presentation of research results in the field of polymers and polymeric materials, to encourage discussion and to exchange the ideas and to contribute to the cooperation amongst researchers active in this area.

The program of the conference will cover invited plenary lectures, oral presentation and poster sessions dedicated to the presentation and discussion of papers submitted by participants.

Special attention will be paid to the presentation of the results by the younger researchers.