The Polymer Research Institute

Ginsberg, Judah
February 2004
Chemical Heritage;Spring2004, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p7
Focuses on the establishment of the Polymer Research Institute (PRI) by the Brooklyn Polytechnic University in New York City. Information on Herman F. Mark, founder of the institute; Scientists who came to study at PRI; Designation given to PRI by the American Chemical Society in September 2003.


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