Members

EPF has two levels of membership: Full members and associate members.

List of countries currently represented in EPF. Please follow the country link to the respective national representative.

Full Members:
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey

Associated members:
Czech Republic, Israel, FYR Macedonia, Serbia

AUSTRIA 
The Society of Austrian Chemists 
Division of Macromolecular Chemistry 
Univ. Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Christian Paulik 
Institute for Chemical Technology of Organic Materials 
Johannes Keppler University Linz 
Altenbergerstrasse 69 
4040 Linz, Austria 
Tel.: +43 732 2468 8803
Fax: +43 732 2468 8816 
E-mail: Christian.Paulik@borealisgroup.com

BELGIUM 
Belgian Polymer Group 
Prof. Erik Nies 
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven 
Department of Chemistry 
Celestijneniaan 200 F 
B-3001 Heverlee 
Tel.: +32-16-327 481/418
Fax: +32-16-327 990 
E-mail: erik.nies@chem.kuleuven.be

BULGARIA 
Bulgarian Polymer Society 
Prof. Nevena Manolova
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences 
Institute of Polymers 
Acad. Bochev St. 103a 
BG-1113 Sofia 
Tel: +359-2-979 3468 
Fax: +359-2-870 0309 
E-mail: manolova@mail.polymer.bas.bg

CROATIA 
Croatian Society of Chemical Engineers, Division of Polymers 
Prof. Marica Ivankovic 
University of Zagreb 
Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Technology 
PO Box 177 
Marulicev Trg 19 
10000 Zagreb 
Tel: +385-1-4597 230 
Fax: +385-1-4597 260 
E-mail: mivank@fkit.hr

DENMARK 
Danish Society for Polymer Technology 
Prof. Soeren Hvilsted
Danish Polymer Centre
Department of Chemical Engineering
Building 423
Technical University of Denmark
DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Tel.: +45-45-252965 
Fax: +45-45-882161
E-mail: sh@kt.dtu.dk

FINLAND
Finnish Chemical Society
Wood and Polymer Chemical Society
Prof. Heikki Tenhu
Department of Chemistry
Department of Biotechnology and Chemical Technology
University of Helsinki
P.O. Box 55
00014 Helsinki, Finland
Tel.: +358 9 191 50 334
E-mail: heikki.tenhu@helsinki.fi


FRANCE
Prof. Daniel Grande
French Polymer Group (GFP)
le Groupe Francais d'études
et d'Applications des Polymères
Institute de Chemie et des Materiaux Paris-Est
UMR-7182 CNRS
Universite Paris-Est Creteil
2, rue Henri Dunant
F-94320 Thiais (Cedex), France
Tel: +33(0) 1 49 781177

GERMANY


1 ) Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker 
(German Chemical Society)
Website: http://www.gdch.de
Prof. Dr. Brigitte Voit
Leibniz-Institut fuer Polymerforschung Dresden e.V.
Hohe Str. 6
D-01069 Dresden
Tel: +49-(0)351-4658591
Fax: +49-(0)351-4658565
E-mail: voit@ipfdd.de

2) Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft
(German Physical Society)
Website: http://www.dpg-physik.de
Prof. Dr. Peter Mueller-Buschbaum
Technische Universitaet Muenchen
Physikdepartment E13
James-Franck Strasse 1
D-85747 Garching
Tel: +49-089-28912452/51
Fax: +49-089-28912473
E-mail: muellerb@ph.tum.de

GREAT BRITAIN

1) Macro Group UK
Web: www.macrogroup.org.uk
Prof. Ian W. Hamley

Department of Chemistry

University of Reading

Reading RG6 6AD, United Kingdom

Tel: +44 118 378 6341

Fax: +44 118 378 8450

E-mail: i.w.hamley@reading.ac.uk


2) The Polymer Physics Group
Prof. Richard Jones
The University of Sheffield Department of Physics and Astronomy
Hicks Building
Hounsfield Road
Sheffield S3 7RH, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)114 22 24530
Fax: +44 (0)114 22 23555
E-mail: r.a.l.jones@sheffield.ac.uk

GREECE
The Hellenic Polymer Society
Prof. Spiros H. Anastasiadis
Foundation for Research and Technology -  Hellas (F.O.R.T.H.)
Institute of Electronic structure and Laser (I.E.S.L.)
P.O. Box 1527, Vasilika Vouton,
711 10 Heraklion Crete, Greece
Tel: +30-2810-391466, 391300 
Fax: +30-2810-391305
E-mail: spiros@iesl.forth.gr
and
University of Crete
Department of Chemistry
P.O. Box 2208 
710 03 Heraklion Crete, Greece
Tel: +30-2810-545073, 545132 
Fax: +30-2810-545166
E-mail: spiros@chemistry.uoc.gr

ITALY 
Italian Society for Science and Technology 
of Macromolecules (AIM) 
Web: http://www.aim.it/
Prof. Giancarlo Galli
Dipartimento di Chimica e Chimica Industriale
Universita di Pisa
via Risorgimento, 35 
56126 PISA
Tel: +39-050-2219272 
Fax: +39-050-221940
E-mail: giancarlo.galli@dcci.unipi.it

LATVIA
Dr. Gundars Teteris
Institute of Polymer Mechanics
University of Latvia
23, Aizkraukles St.
LV-1006 Riga, Latvia
E-mail: gundars.teteris@mailbox.alumni.tu-berlin.de

THE NETHERLANDS 
The Royal Dutch Chemical Society, Section Macromolecules
Web: http://www.kncv.nl/secties/mm/
Dr Ludo Kleintjens
DSM Research BV
P.O.Box 18, 6160 MD
Geleen
Tel: +31-46-4761938
Fax: +31-46-4761200
E-mail: ludo.kleintjens@hetnet.nl

POLAND 
Polymer Section of the Polish Chemical Society 
Prof. Andrzej Duda 
Chairman of the Polymer Section 
Centre of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies 
Polish Academy of Sciences 
Sienkiewicza 112 
90-363 Lodz, 
Tel: +48-42-6819815 
Fax: +48-42-6847126 
E-mail: anduda@bilbo.cbmm.lodz.pl

PORTUGAL 
Sociedade Portuguesa de Materials (SPM) 
Dr Antonio Correia-Diogo 
Sociedade Portuguesa de Materials 
a/c ICTPOL 
Av. Rovisco Pais 
P-1096 Lisboa Codex 
Tel: +351-1-847 3421 
Fax: +351-1-796 5622 
E-mail: acdiogo@ist.utl.pt

RUSSIA 
The Russian Academy of Sciences, Polymer Council 
Prof. Alexei R. Khokhlov 
Moscow State University 
Physics Department 
117 234 Moscow 
Tel: +7-95-939 1013 
Fax: +7-95-939 2988 
E-mail: khokhlov@polly.phys.msu.ru 

SLOVAKIA
Slovak Chemical Society, Polymer Division 
Dr. Maria Omastova 
Polymer Institute, 
Slovak Academy of Siences 
Dubravska cesta 9 
845 41 Bratislava 
Tel: +421-2-5479 2004 
Fax: +421-2-5477 5923 
E-mail: upolmaom@savba.sk

SLOVENIA 
Slovenian Chemical Society, Polymer Section 
Dr. Andrej Kržan
National Institute of Chemistry
Laboratory for Polymer Chemistry and Technology
PO Box 660, Hajdrihova 19
SI-1001 Ljubljana
Tel: +386-8-2054 501 
Fax: +386-1-4760 300 
E-mail: andrej.krzan@ki.si

SPAIN
Spanish Polymer Group (GEP)
Prof. Julio San Román
Instituto de Ciencia y Tecnología de Polímeros
Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, CSIC
Juan de la Cierva 3
28006 Madrid, Spain
Tel: +34-91-5618806
Fax: +34-91-5644853
E-mail: jsroman@ictp.csic.es

SWEDEN 
Swedish Polymer Society 
Prof. Ann-Christine Albertsson 
Dept. of Polymer Technology 
Royal Institute of Technology 
10044 Stockholm 
Tel: +46-8-7908274 
Fax: +46-8-100775 
E-mail: aila@polymer.kth.se

SWITZERLAND 
The Swiss Polymer Group 
Prof. Harm-Anton Klok
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Institut des Materiaux, Laboratoire des Polymeres
STI - IMX - LP
MXD 112 (Batiment MXD), Station 12
CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Tel: +41-21-693 4866 or +41-21-693 4331 (secr.)
Fax: +41-21-693 5650
E-mail: harm-anton.klok@epfl.ch 

TURKEY 
Turkish Society of Polymer Science and Technology (PSTS) 
Prof. Teoman Tincer 
Middle East Technical University 
Department of Chemistry 
06531 Ankara
E-mail: teotin@metu.edu.tr

 

CZECH REPUBLIC 
Czech Chemical Society 
Dr. Frantisek Rypacek 
Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry 
Czech Academy of Sciences 
Heyrovskeho nam. 2
CZ 162 06 Prague 6
Tel: +420-296-809 241
Fax: +420-296-809 410 
E-mail: ryp@imc.cas.cz

ISRAEL
The Polymer and Plastic Society of Israel
Dr. Ester Segal
Department of Biotechnology and Food Engineering
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology 
Haifa 32000
Tel: +972-4-8295071
E-mail: 
esegal@tx.technion.ac.il

MACEDONIA
Division of Macromolecules
at Society of Chemists and Technologists of Macedonia 
Prof. Gordana Bogoeva-Gaceva
University Sts. Cyril and Methodius
Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy 
R. Boskovic 16, 1000 Skopje
Tel: +389-2-3073600
E-mail: gordana@tmf.ukim.edu.mk

ROMANIA 
Romanian Chemical Society 
Prof. Bogdan Simionescu 
Petru Poni Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry 
RO 70050 Iasi
Tel: +40-232-217 454
Fax: +40-232-211 299 
E-mail: bcsimion@icmpp.ro

SERBIA
The Serbian Chemical Society
Section for Chemistry and Technology of Macromolecules
Dr. Branko Dunjić
Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy
University of Belgrade, P.O.B. 35-08
Serbia
E-mail: branko.dunjic@tmf.bg.ac.rs

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