Professor 

Qui Tran-Cong-Miyata, D. Eng.
Born: October, 1952 in Saigon (currently Ho-Chi-Minh City) South VietNam.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Department of Polymer Chemistry, Kyoto University, Japan:
Bachelor (1976), Master (1978) and Doctor of Engineering (1982).

ACADEMIC CAREERS & EXPERIENCES

- 1984 - 1986: Guest Visiting Scientist, Polymers Division, National Bureau of
Standards (currently NIST), U.S. Department of Commerce,
Gaithersburg, Maryland (USA).

- 1986 - present: Department of Polymer Science & Engineering, Kyoto Institute of
Technology, Kyoto, Japan.

VISITING PROFESSORSHIP

- Materials Department, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland (1993, July-Aug.).

- Service de Chimie-Physique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium (2000, April-May).

- Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal, Pessac, France (2000, May-June).

- Department of Chemical Engineering and Center for Nonlinear Dynamics, The University of Texas, Austin (2000, July-August ).

-Department of Chemistry, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, U.S.A
(2000, August).

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS (past 10 years)

1) “Controlling the Morphology of Polymer Blends Using Periodic Irradiation”
Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, S. Nishigami, T. Ito, S. Komatsu, T. Norisuye
Nature Materials 3, 448 (2004)

2) “Ultrafast Laser-Induced Molecular and Morphological Changes During Spinodal Demixing of Water/2-butoxyethanol/KCl”
A. Takamizawa, S. Kajimoto, J. Hobley, H. Fukumura, Q. Tran-Cong
Phys. Rev. E 68, 020501(R) (2003)

3) “Directional Phase Separation Driven by Linearly Polarized Light in Polymer Mixtures”
Q. Tran-Cong
in “Phase Separation in Polymer Solutions and Blends“, Philip K. Chan Ed. Research Signpost, India (2002), pp. 45-62.

4) “ A Dielectric Study on the Local Dynamics of Miscible Polymer Blends: Poly-2-chlorostyrene/Poly(vinyl methyl ether) Blend ”
O. Urakawa, Y. Fuse, H. Hori, Q. Tran-Cong, O. Yano
Polymer 42, 765 (2001)

5) “Phase Separationof a Polymer Mixture Driven by a Gradient of Light Intensity”
H. Nishioka, K. Kida, O. Yano, Q. Tran-Cong
Macromolecules33, 4301 (2000)

6) “Modes Selection in Polymer Mixtures Undergoing Phase Separation by Photochemical Reactions”
Q. Tran-Cong, J. Kawai, K. Endoh
Chaos9, 298 (1999)

7) “Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Blends Driven by Photoisomerization: An example for a Wavelength-Selection Process in Polymers”
T. Ohta, O. Urakawa, Q. Tran-Cong
Macromolecules31, 6845 (1998)

8) “Positive Feedback Driven by Concentration Fluctuations in Asymmetrically Photo-Cross-Linked Polymer Mixtures”
Q. Tran-Cong, A. Harada, K. Kataoka, T. Ohta, O. Urakawa
Phys. Rev. E 55, R6340 (1997)

9) “Reaction-Induced Ordering in Binary Polymer Mixtures”
Phys. Rev. Letts. 76, 1162 (1996)

10) “Structure-Property Relationship of Polymer Blends with Co-continuous
Structures Prepared by Photo-Cross-Linking”
Macromolecules 28, 8388 (1995)

11) “Polarization-Selective Photochromic Reaction of Cyclophane in Glassy
Poly(methyl methacrylate ) Matrix”
H. Kanato, Duy H. Hua, Q. Tran-Cong
Macromolecules 27, 7907 (1994)

EDITING BOOKS

1) “Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymeric Systems”
John A. Pojman, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata Eds.
American Chemical Society,Symposium SeriesNo.869 (2003).

2) “ Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymer Science”
A.R. Khokhlov, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, V.A. Davydov, T. Yamaguchi, S.I. Kuchanov Eds.; Macromolecular SymposiaVol. 160, Wiley −VCH, New York (2000).

3) “Structure and Properties of Multiphase Polymeric Materials”
T. Araki, Q. Tran-Cong, M. Shibayama Eds., Marcel Dekker Inc., New York (1998).

INVITED TALKS AT INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIA & CONFERENCES (Selected, past ten years)

1) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Temporally Periodic Forcing of Phase Separation in Polymer Blends”
International Symposium on Polymer Physics, Dali, China, June 1-5 (2004).

2) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Phase Separation Induced by Periodic Forcing”
Keynote Lecture at theFirst International Congress on Bio-Nanointerface (ICBN 2003), Tokyo, May 19-24 (2003).

3) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Phase Separation of Polymer Mixtures Driven by Temporally Periodic Forcing”
Symposium on “Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymeric Systems”, Am. Chem. Soc.
National Meeting, Boston, U.S.A., August 18-22 (2002).

4) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Critical Phenomena Driven by Light in Polymer Blends”
International Symposium on Patterns and Waves, Lorentz Center, The University of Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands, Aug. 30 - Sept.7 (2001).

5) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Mode Selection in Polymer Mixtures Driven by Photochemical Reactions”
International Symposium on Dissipative Structure and Non-equilibrium
Assisted-Assemblies”, Fondation des Treilles, Toutour, Nice, France, September 5 - 9 (2000).

6) Q. Tran-Cong
“ Mode-Selection in Polymer Mixtures Driven by Photochemical Reactions”
Gordon Research Conference on “ Oscillation Phenomena and Dynamic Instabilities in Chemical Systems”, Roger Williams University, Rhode Island, U.S.A., Aug. 20-25 (2000).

7) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Pattern Selection in Polymeric Systems with Competing Interactions”
International Workshop on Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymer Science and Related Fields”, Desna, Moscow Region, Russia, October 11-15 (1999).

8) Q. Tran-Cong
“Pattern Selection Processes in Photochemically Reacting Polymer Mixtures”
Symposium on Small Scale Dynamics of Physico-Chemical Processes at Interfaces, Max-Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany, June 16 (1998).

9) Q. Tran-Cong
“Pattern Selection in Photochemically Reacting Polymer Blends and Its Practical Implications”
Invited Talk at the22nd Annual Meeting of the Polymer Society of
Korea, Seoul, April 11 (1997)

10) Q. Tran-Cong
“Mesoscopic Ordering in Photo-Cross-linked Polymer Mixtures”
Invited Talk at the Am. Phys. Soc., Division of High Polymer Physics, San Jose, California, U.S. A.; March 21 (1995).

FULL LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

116) D.-T. Van-Pham, M. T. Nguyen, K. Ohdomari, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
" Controlling the nano-deformation of polymer by a reversible photo-cross-linking reaction”
Adv. Nat. Sci. Nanosci. Nanotech. 8 (2017).

115) Y. Kitamura, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Unidirectional bi-continuous morphology of polymer blends undergoing photopolymerization-induced phase separation by computer-assisted irradiation (CAI) method”
Kobunshi Ronbunshu 74, 233~238 (2017).

114) H. Nakanishi, I. Kikuta, H. Segawa, Y. Kawabata, R. Kishida, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Metal–Organic Coaxial Nanowire Array Electrodes Combining Large Energy Capacity and High Rate Capability”
ChemSusChem 10, 701~710 (2017).

113) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"In Focus section: Polymer Research at Kyoto Institute of Technology (KIT), Japan”
Polymer International 66, 165~166 (2017).

112) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, H. Nakanishi,
"Phase separation of polymer mixtures driven by photochemical reactions: current status and perspectives”
Polymer International 66, 213~222 (2017).

111) H. Mori, T. Norisuye, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Ultrasound attenuation and phase velocity of micrometer-sized particle suspensions with viscous and thermal losses”
Ultrasonics (2016).

110) T.N. Tran, D. Shibata, T. Norisuye, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Determination of particle size distribution and elastic properties of silica microcapsules by ultrasound spectroscopy”
Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55, in press (2016).

109) A. Hirose, K. Shimada, C. Hayashi, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Polymer networks with bicontinuous gradient morphologies resulting from the competition between phase separation and photopolymerization”
Soft Matter 12, 1820~1829 (2016).

108) Y. Ochi, R. Kawakubo, D.-T. Van-Pham, Y. Kitamura, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Phase separation of polymer mixtures induced by light and heat: A comparative study by light scattering”
Adv. Nat. Sci. Nanosci. Nanotech. 6, (2015).

107) H Nakanishi, I. Kikuta, Y. Kawabata, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, H. Segawa
"Fast Ion and Electron Transport in a Supercapacitor Based on Monolithic Nanowire-Array Electrodes Prepared from a Defect-Free Anodic Aluminium Oxide Mold”
Advanced Materials Interfaces 2, (2015).

106) K. Kubo, T. Norisuye, T.N. Tran, D. Shibata, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Sound velocity and attenuation coefficient of hard and hollow microparticle suspensions observed by ultrasound spectroscopy”
Ultrasonics 62, 186~194 (2015).

105) K. Sugita, T. Norisuye, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Effect of electrostatic interactions on the velocity fluctuations of settling microspheres”
Physics of Fluids 27, (2015).

104) Y. Furubayashi, R. Kawakubo, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Effects of the positive feedback loop in polymerization on the reaction-induced phase separation of polymer mixtures”
Chaos 25, (2015).

103) K. Igarashi, T. Norisuye, K. Kobayashi, K. Sugita, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Dynamics of submicron microsphere suspensions observed by dynamic ultrasound scattering techniques in the frequency-domain”
J. Appl. Phys. 115, in press (2014).

102) T. Kawamoto, D.-T. Van-Pham, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, K. Fukao, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Effects of Molecular Weight on the Deformation of Photo-Cross Linked Polymer Blends Studied by Mach-Zehnder Interferometry”
Polymer J., submitted (2014) (Ms. No.2014068)

101) T. Shukutani, T. Myojo, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Tri-continuous Morphology of Ternary Polymer Blends Driven by Photopolymerization: Reaction and Phase Separation Kinetics”
Macromolecules, submitted.(2014) (Ms. No. 2014-00302k)

100) T. Ozaki, T. Koto, T. V. Nguyen, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata “The Roles of the Trommsdorff-Norrish Effect in Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Mixtures Induced by Photopolymerization”
Polymer 55, (2014), in press.

99) T. Sawada, T. Norisuye, M. Kohyama, K. Sugita, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Effects of Pulse Repetition Rate and Incident Beam Energy on the Dynamic Ultrasound Scattering Data”
Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53, in press (2014).

98) T. Norisuye, K. Sugita, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“A Novel Analysis Method for Structures and Properties of Soft Materials by Ultrasound”
J. Jpn. Soc. Colour Material 87, 19~24 (2014).

97) H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Formation of Hierarchically Structured Polymer Films via Multiple Phase Separation Mediated by Intermittent Irradiation”
J. Phys. Chem. Letts. 4, 3878 - 3982 (2013).

96) K. Takeda, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Origin of the anomalous decrease in the apparent density of polymer gels observed by multi-echo reflection ultrasound spectroscopy”
Ultrasonics 53, 973 - 978 (2013).

95) D.T. Van-Pham, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Phase separation kinetics and morphology induced by photopolymerization of 2-hydroxyehyl methacrylate (HEMA) in poly(ethyl acrylate)/HEMA mixtures”
Adv. Nat. Sci.: Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 4, 015003 (2013), (7pp)

94) N. Kimura, K. Kawazoe, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Influences of Wetting and Shrinkage on the Phase Separation Process of Polymer Mixtures Induced by Photopolymerization”
Soft Matter 9, 8428-8437 (2013).

93) A. Nagao, T. Norisuye, T. Yawada, M. Kohyama, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Collective Motion of Microspheres in Suspensions Observed by Phase-Mode Dynamic Ultrasound Scattering Technique”
Ultrasonics 52,628-635 (2012).

92) K. Yasumoto, T. Norisuye,Y. Teranishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, S. Nomura
“Fabrication and Proton Conductivity of Sulfonated Silica Composites Prepared by Postoxidization of Mercaptomethoxysilane”
J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Chem. 50, 3295-3302 (2012).

91) K.-M. Nie, C.-M. Jing, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Photoreaction-induced Phase Separation and Morphology Control in Ternary IPNs Blends Involving 3D Spherical Dendrimer” Soft Matter 7, 10556-10560 (2011)

90) K. Kinohira, D.-T. Van-Pham, A. Hirose, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“ Phase Separation of Polymer Mixtures Driven by Photochemical Reactions: Complexity and Fascination”
Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science 15, 254-261 (2011)

89) D.-T. Van-Pham, K. Sorioka, T. Norisuye and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Formation and Relaxation of the Elastic Strain Generated by Photocuring in Polymer Blends Monitored by Mach-Zehnder Interferometry”
Polymer 52, 739-745 (2011)

88) T. Norisuye, S. Sasa, K. Takeda, M. Kohyama, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Simultaneous Evaluation of Ultrasound Velocity, Attenuation and Density Polymer Solutions Observed by Multi-echo Ultrasound by Multi-echo Ultrasound Spectroscopy”
Ultrasonics 51, 215-222 (2011).

87) Daisuke Fujiki, Chuanming Jing, Dan-Thuy Van-Pham, Hideyuki Nakanishi, Tomohisa Norisuye and Qui Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Polymer Materials with Spatially Graded Morphologies: Preparation, Characterization and Utilization”
Adv. Nat. Sci. 1, 043003 (2010).

86) D.T. Van-Pham, X.-A. Trinh, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Design and Morphology Control of Polymer Nanocomposites Using Light-Driven Phase Separation Phenomena ”
Adv. Nat. Sci. Nanosci. Nanotech . 1, 013002 (2010).

85) R.R. Nigmatullin, K. Fukao, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, D. Tahara and K. Fukao
“Application of New Treatment Methods for Reading of Random Sequences: a Quantitative Description of Aging Phenomena in Polymer Glasses”
Commun. Nonlinear Sci. Numer. Simul. 15, 1286-1307 (2010)

84) M. Fukuoka, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
”Light Scattering Study on the Mode-Selection Process in Reversible Phase Separation of a Photoreactive Polymer Mixture”
J. Phys. Chem. B 113, 14950-14956 (2009)

83) A. Nagao, M. Kohyama, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Simultaneous Observation and Analysis of Sedimentation and Floating Motions of Microspheres Investigated by Phase Mode-Dynamic Ultrasound Scattering”
J. Appl. Phys. 105, 023526 (2009).

82) Kosuke Murata, Tasuku Murata, Hideyuki Nakanishi, Tomohisa Norisuye and Qui Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Effects of Light-Driven Regularity on the Physical Properties of Multiphase Polymers”
Macromol. Mater. Eng. 294, 163 – 168 (2009).

81) Mariko Kohyama, Tomohisa. Norisuye, Qui Tran-Cong-Miyata.
“Dynamics of Microsphere Suspensions Probed by High Frequency Dynamic Ultrasound Scattering",
Macromolecules 42, 752-759 (2009)

80) D.-T. Van-Pham, K. Sorioka, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
"Physical Aging of Photo-Crosslinked Poly(ethyl acrylate) Observed in the Nanometer Scales by Mach-Zehnder Interferometry”
Polymer J. 41, 260-265 (2009)

79) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, D.-T. Van-Pham, K. Noma, T. Norisuye , H. Nakanishi
”The roles of Reaction Inhomogeneity in Phase Separation Kinetics and Morphology of Reacting Polymer Blends”
Chinese J. Polym. Sci. 26, 23-36 (2009

78) M. Kohyama, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“High Frequency Dynamic Ultrasound Scattering from Microsphere Suspensions”
Polymer J., 40, 398-399 (2008).

77) T. Norisuye, Y. Ikezawa, T. Takemori, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata and S. Nomura
"Studies on Structural Characterization of Organic-Inorganic Proton ConductiveMembranes"
Japanese J. Polym. Sci. Tech. 65, 716 - 729 (2008)

76) H. Nakanishi, M. Satoh, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Hexagonal Phase Induced by a Reversible Photo-cross-link Reaction in a Polymer Mixture”
Phys. Rev. E Rapid Commun. 77, 020801(R) (2008).

75) A. Masunaga, Soh Ishino, H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
”Phase Separation Kinetics and Morphology of Light-Induced Interpenatrating Polymer Networks (IPNs) Confined in the Micrometer Scales”
Japanese J. Polym. Sci. Tech. 64, 294 - 300 (2007).

74) H. Sato, T. Norisuye, T. Takemori, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata and S. Nomura
“Effects of Solvent on Microstructure and Proton Conductivity of Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Membranes”
Polymer 48, 5681-5687 (2007)

73) T. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, H. Sato, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, S. Nomura and T. Sugimoto
“Studies on Microscopic Structure of Sol-Gel Derived Nanohybrids Containing Heteropolyacid”
Macromolecules 40, 4165-4172 (2007)

72) Y. Takata, T. Norisuye, S. Hirayama, T. Takemori, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata and S. Nomura
“DLS and AFM Studies on the Cluster Evolution of Organically Modified Silica Gels Catalyzed by a Super Strong Acid”
Macromolecules 40, 3773-3778 (2007).

71) X.-A. Trinh, J. Fukuda, Y. Adachi, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Effects of Elastic Deformation on Phase Separation of a Polymer Blend Driven by a Reversible Photo-Cross-Linking Reaction”
Macromolecules 40, 5566-5574 (2007)

70) Hironobu Hori, Osamu Urakawa, Okimichi Yano, Qui Tran-Cong-Miyata,
“Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Mixtures Under an Electric Field”
Macromolecules 40, 389 – 394 (2007).

69) H. Nakanishi, Masahiro Satoh, Tomohisa Norisuye and Qui Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Phase Separation of Interpenetrating Polymer Networks Synthesized by Using an Autocatalytic Reaction”
Macromolecules 39, 9456-9466 (2006).

68) H. Nakanishi, N. Namikawa, T. Norisuye, Q, Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Interpenetrating Polymer Networks with Spatially Graded Morphology Controllable by UV-Radiation Curing”
Macromolecular Symposia 242, 157-164 (2006).

67) S. Ishino, H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Designing a Polymer Blend with Phase Separation Tunable by Visible Light for Computer-Assisted Irradiation Experiments”
Macromolecular Rapid Communication 27, 758-762 (2006).

66) H. Nakanishi、N. Namikawa, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Autocatalytic Phase Separation and Graded Co-continuous Morphology Generated by Photocuring”
Soft Matter 2, 149-156 (2006).

65) H. Nakanishi, M. Satoh, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Observation and Analysis of 3-Dimensional Gradient Morphology Generated by Photochemical Reactions in Interpenetrating Polymer Networks”
Japanese J. Polym. Sci. Tech. (Kobunshi Ronbunshu) 62, 519-522 (2005).

64) K. Inoue, S. Komatsu, X.-A. Trinh, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Local Deformation in Photo-cross-linked Polymer Blends Monitored by Mach-Zehnder Interferometry”
J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Phys. 43, 2898 (2005

63) T. Norisuye、T. Morinaga, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, A. Goto, T. Fukuda, M. Shibayama
“Comparison of the Gelation Dynamics for Polystyrene Prepared by Conventional and Living Radical Polymerization: a Time-Resolved Dynamic Light Scattering Study”
Polymer 46, 1982-1994 (2005).

62) T.T. Thanh Thi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, H. Urakawa
“κ – Carrageenan from Kappaphycus Alvarezii: Isolation and Characterization”
Journal of Chemistry (VietNam), 42, 379 – 383 (2004)

61) H. Nakanishi, M. Satoh, T. Norisuye and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Generation and Manipulation of Hierarchical Morphology in Interpenetrating Polymer Networks by Using Photochemical Reactions”
Macromolecules 37, 8495 – 8498 (2004)

60) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, S. Nishigami, T. Ito, S. Komatsu and T. Norisuye
“ Controlling the Morphology of Polymer Blends Using Periodic Irradiation”
Nature Materials 3, 448 - 451 (2004).

59) T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata and M. Shibayama “Dynamic Inhomogeneities in Polymer Gels Investigated by Dynamic Light Scattering”
Macromolecules 37, 2944-2953 (2004).

58) Y. Aoki, T. Norisuye, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata and S. Nomura, T. Sugimoto
“Dynamic Light Scattering Studies on Network Formation of Bridged Poly-silsesquioxanes Catalyzed by Polyoxometalates”
Macromolecules 36, 9935-9942 (2003).

57) A. Takamizawa, S. Kajimoto, J. Hobley, H. Fukumura and Q. Tran-Cong
“Ultrafast Laser-Induced Molecular and Morphological Changes During Spinodal Demixing of Water/2-Butoxyethanol/KCl”
Phys. Rev. E 68, 020501 (R) (2003).

56) T. Norisuye, Y. Kida, N. Masui, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, Y. Maekawa, M.Yoshida, M. Shibayama
“Studies on Two Types of Built-In Inhomogeneities forPolymer Gels: Frozen Segmental Concentration Fluctuations and Spatial Distribution of Cross-Links”
Macromolecules 36, 6202-6212 (2003).

55) J. Hobley, S. Kajimoto, A. Takamizawa, K. Ohta, Q. Tran-Cong and H.Fukumura
“Dynamics of Liquid Structure Relaxation from Criticality After a Nanosecond Laser Initiated T-Jump in Triethylamine-Water”
J. Phys. Chem. B 107, 11411- 11418 (2003).

54) K. Tawa, N. Zettsu, K. Minenatsu, K. Ohta, A. Namba, Q. Tran-Cong “Photoinduced Reorientation of Azo-Dyes Covalently Linked to a Styrene Copolymer in the Bulk State”
J. Photochem. Photobiol. A 143, 31-38 (2001)

53) O. Urakawa, Y. Fuse. H. Hori, Q. Tran-Cong and O. Yano
“A Dielectric Study on the Local Dynamics of Miscible Polymer Blends:Poly-2-chlorostyrene/Poly(vinyl methyl ether) Blend"
Polymer, 42, 765 - 773 (2001)

52) H. Nishioka, K. Kida. O. Yano and Q. Tran-Cong
“Phase Separation of a Polymer Mixture Driven by a Gradient of Light Intensity”
Macromolecules, 33, 4301 - 4303 (2000).

51) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Phase Separation of Polymer Mixtures Induced by Polarization-Selective Chemical Reactions: Spatial Symmetry Breaking and Mode-Selection”
Macromolecular Symposia, 160, 91-97 (2000).

50) Y. Imamura, Y. Yamaguchi and Q. Tran-Cong
“Polarized Light-Induced Photoisomerization in Glassy Poly(methyl methacrylate) and Local Relaxation Processes of the Matrix”
J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Phys. Ed. 38, 682 - 690 (2000).

49) T. Okamoto and Q. Tran-Cong
“Polarization-Induced Intramolecular Photodimerization in Uniaxially Stretched Poly(methyl methacrylate)”
Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 129, 147 - 156 (1999)

48) Qui Tran-Cong, Katsunari Kataoka、Kouichi Endoh “Anisotropic Phase Separation Induced by Irradiation with Linearly Polarized Light"
Japanese J. Polym. Sci. Tech.(Kobunshi Ronbunshu) 56, 753 - 761 (1999)

47) L. Banda, Q. TranCong-Miyata and S. Nomura
“Segregation Processes in Segmented Polyurethaneurea Solutions Observed by Fluorescence Depolarization”
Polym. J. 31, 1211 - 1217 (1999).

46) Q. Tran-Cong, K. Kawai, Y. Nishikawa and H. Jinnai
“Phase Separation with Multiple Length Scales in Polymer Mixtures Induced by Autocatalytic Reactions”
Phys. Rev. E, 60, R1150 - R1153 (1999).

45) ) J. Kawai and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Pattern Formation in Photoreactive Polymer Blends: Discretization of Concentration Fluctuations by Photo-Cross-Linking Reactions”
Japanese J. Chem. Eng.( Kagaku Kogaku Ronbunshu),25, 554 (1999).

44) K. Endoh and Q. Tran-Cong
“Anisotropic Phase Separation of Polymer Blends Induced by Polarization-Selective Photoisomerization”
Macromolecular Rapid Communication 20, 390 - 393 (1999).

43) Q. Tran-Cong, J. Kawai and K. Endoh “Modes Selection in Polymer Mixtures Undergoing Phase Separation by Photochemical Reactions”
Chaos 9, 298 - 307 (1999).

42) Q. Tran-Cong and J. Okinaka
“Polymer Blends with Spatially Graded Structures Prepared by Phase Separation Under a Temperature Gradient”
Polym. Sci. Eng. 39, 365 - 374 (1999).

41) T. Ohta, K. Kataoka, O.Urakawa, T. Ohba and Q. Tran-Cong
“Pattern Selection in Phase Separation of Chemically Reacting Polymer Mixtures”
Il Nuovo Cimento D (Journal of the Italian Physical Society D) 20, 2061- 2070 (1998).

40) K. Kataoka, O. Urakawa, H. Nishioka and Q. Tran-Cong
“Directional Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Blends Driven by Photo-Cross-Linking with Linearly Polarized Light”
Macromolecules 31, 8809 -8816 (1998).

39) O. Urakawa, O. Yano, Q. Tran-Cong, A.I. Nakatani and C.C. Han
“Small-Angle Neutron Scattering Studies on the Phase Behavior of Binary Polymer Blends Driven by Photoisomerization”
Macromolecules 31, 7962 - 7965 (1998).

38) T. Ohta, O. Urakawa and Q. Tran-Cong
“Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Blends Driven by Photo-isomerization: An example for a Wavelength-Selection Process in Polymers”
Macromolecules 31, 6845 - 6854 (1998).

37) K. Kataoka, A. Harada, T. Tamai and Q. Tran-Cong
“Phase Behavior and Photo-Cross-Linking Kinetics of Semi-Interpenetrating Polymer Networks Prepared from Miscible Polymer Blends”
J. Polym. Sci. Polym. Phys. Ed. 36, 455 - 462 (1998).

36) N. Tamura, T. Okamoto, H. Kanato, A. Morita and Q. Tran-Cong
“ Polarization-Induced Photochemical Reactions in Polymer at the Bulk State: Evaluation of a Rotational Diffusion Equation”
Japanese J. Polym. Sci. Tech.(Kobunshi Ronbunshu) 55, 38 - 46 (1998)

35) Q. Tran-Cong, K. Kataoka and O. Urakawa
“Symmetry Breaking in Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Mixtures Irradiated with Linearly Polarized Light”
Phys. Rev. E 57, R1234 - R1246 (1998)

34) Y. Yamaguchi, T. Okamoto, O. Urakawa and Q. Tran-Cong “Effects of Physical Aging on Polarization-Induced Photo-dimerization in the Glassy Region of Poly(methyl methacrylate)”
Polymer Journal 30, 414 - 420 (1998).

33) N. Kawazoe, A. Imagawa, T. Tamai, Q. Tran-Cong
“Photo-Cross-Linking Kinetics of Polymer Blends Undergoing Spinodal Decomposition Process”
Journal of Applied Polymer Science 67, 885 - 893 (1998).

32) Q. Tran-Cong, T. Ohta and O. Urakawa
“Soft-Mode Suppression in the Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Mixtures Driven by a Reversible Chemical Reaction”
Phys. Rev. E 56, R59 - R62 (1997).

31) Q. Tran-Cong, A. Harada, K. Kataoka, T. Ohta and O. Urakawa
“Positive Feedback Driven by Concentration Fluctuations in Asymmetrically Photo-Cross-Linked Polymer Mixtures”
Physical Review E 55, R6340 - R6343 (1997).

30) A. Morita and Q. Tran-Cong
“On the Rotational Diffusion-Controlled Photo-Reaction and Reaction Induced Birefringence”
Physica A 242, 377 - 390 (1997).

29) A. Harada and Q. Tran-Cong
“Modulated Phases Observed in Reacting Polymer Mixtures with Competing Interactions”
Macromolecules 30, 1643 - 1650 (1997).

28) A. Harada and Q. Tran-Cong
“Experimental Verification of a Scaling Law for Phase Separation Kinetics of Reacting Polymer Mixtures”
Macromolecules 29, 4801 - 4803 (1996).

27) Q. Tran-Cong and A. Harada
“Reaction-Induced Ordering in Binary Polymer Mixtures”
Physical Review Letters 76, 1162 -1165 (1996).

26) Q. Tran-Cong, H. Kanato and S. Chikaki
“Extremely Slow Reorientation Dynamics of Molecular Tracers in Glassy Polymers”
Journal of Molecular Liquids 65, 325 -328 (1995).

25) A. Imagawa and Q. Tran-Cong
“Structure-Property Relationship of Polymer Blends with Co-continuous Structures Prepared by Photo-Cross-Linking”
Macromolecules 28, 8388 -8394 (1995).

24) J. Okinaka and Q. Tran-Cong
“Directional Phase Separation of a Binary Polymer Mixture Driven by a Temperature Gradient”
Physica D (Nonlinear Phenomena) 84, 23 - 30 (1995).

23) H. Kanato, Q. Tran-Cong and D. H. Hua
“Polarization-Selective Photochromic Reaction of Cyclophane in Glassy Poly(methyl methacrylate) Matrix”
Macromolecules 27, 7907 - 7913 (1994).

22) T. Tamai, A. Imagawa and Q. Tran-Cong
“Semi-Interpenetrating Polymer Networks Prepared by in situ Photo-Cross-Links of Miscible Polymer Blends”
Macromolecules 27, 7486 - 7489 (1994).

21) Q. Tran-Cong, S. Chikaki and H. Kanato
“Relationship between Reorientational Motions of a Photochromic Dopant and Local Relaxation Processes of a Glassy Polymer Matrix”
Polymer Communication 35 , 4465 - 4469 (1994).

20) D. H. Hua, B. Dantoing, P.D. Robinson, Q. Tran-Cong and C.Y. Meyers
“Structure of Photoisomer of Tetraethyl 6, 8, 15, 17- tetrahydro-5, 18 [1’, 2’] - benzeno -9, 14-ethano dibenzo [a,h] cyclotetradecene - 7, 7, 16, 16 tetracarboxylate”
Acta Crystallographica Section C 50, 1090 -1093 (1994).

19) Q. Tran-Cong, H. Nakano, J. Okinaka and R. Kawakubo
“ Miscibility of Poly(2-chlorostyrene)/Poly(vinyl methyl ether) Blends”
Polymer 35, 1242 - 1247 (1994).

18) Q. Tran-Cong, R. Kawakubo and S. Sakurai
“ Effects of Chemical Labelling on the Phase Behavior of Poly(2-chlorostyrene)/Poly(vinyl methyl ether) Blends” Polymer 35, 1236 - 1241 (1994).

17) Q. Tran-Cong, M. Imura, T. Soen and M. Shibayama
“ Controlling Morphology of Polystyrene/Poly(vinyl methyl ether) Undergoing Spinodal Decomposition Process by Photo-Cross-Links”
Polym. Eng. Sci. 33, 772 - 780 (1993).

16) Q. Tran-Cong, H. Tanaka and T. Soen
“Anisotropy of Free Volumes in Uniaxially Oriented Polymer Matrix as Observed by Polarization-Selective Photochromic Reaction”
Macromolecules 25, 7389 - 7391 (1992).

15) Q. Tran-Cong, N. Togoh, A. Miyake and T. Soen
“Polarization-Selective Photochromic Reaction in Uniaxially Oriented Polymer Matrix”
Macromolecules 25, 6568 - 6573 (1992).

14) Q. Tran-Cong, Y. Ishida, A. Tanaka and T. Soen
“Further Evidence for the Effects of Critical Concentration Fluctuations on the Diffusion-Controlled Reaction Kinetics in Binary Polymer Mixtures”
Polymer Bulletin 29, 89 - 96 (1992).

13) Q. Tran-Cong, K. Meisyo, Y. Ishida, O. Yano, T. Soen and M. Shibayama
“Effects of Critical Concentration Fluctuations on thePhotocyclization of a Bichromophoric Molecule in the One-Phase Region of Polystyrene/ Poly(vinyl methyl ether) Blends”
Macromolecules 25, 2330 - 2335 (1992).

12) A. Murakami, M. Nakaura, Y. Nakatsuji, S. Nagahara, Q. Tran-Cong and M. Makino
“Fluorescent-Labeled Oligonucleotide Probes: Detection of Hybrid Formation in Solution by Fluorescence Polarization Spectroscopy”
Nucleic Acids Research 19, 4097 - 4102 (1991).

11) Q. Tran-Cong, T. Nagaki, O. Yano and T. Soen
"Structure of Polymer Blends Photo-Cross-Linked During the Spinodal Decomposition Process”
Macromolecules 24, 1505 -1510 (1991).

10) H. Takahashi, T, Kyu, Q. Tran-Cong, O. Yano and T. Soen
“Phase Separation in Mixtures of Poly(ethylene glycol monomethylether) and Poly(propylene glycol) Oligomers”
Journal of Polymer Science: Part B: Polymer Physics 29, 1419 - 1425 (1991).

9) H. Kim, D.A. Waldow, C.C. Han, Q. Tran-Cong and M. Yamamoto
“Temperature Dependence of Probe Diffusion in Bulk Polymer Matrices”
Polymer 32, 108 - 112 (1991)

8) Q. Tran-Cong, T. Kumazawa, O. Yano and T. Soen
“Polarization-Selective Photochromic Reaction in Glassy Polymers:Effects of Local Relaxation Processes of Polymer Matrix”
Macromolecules 23, 3002 - 3005 (1990).

7) Q. Tran-Cong, T. Nagaki, T. Nakagawa, O. Yano and T.Soen
“Immobilization of Transient Structures in Polystyrene/Poly(2-chlorostyrene) Blends Undergoing Phase Separation by Using Photo-Cross-Linking”
Macromolecules 22, 2720 - 2723 (1989).

6) H. Yoshizawa, K. Ashikaga, M. Yamamoto and Q. Tran-Cong
“Photocyclomerization of bis(9-anthrylmethyl) Ether in Solid Polymers”
Polymer 30, 534 - 539 (1989).

5) Q. Tran-Cong, T. Chang and C.C. Han
“Polymers Bearing Intramolecular PhotodimerizableProbes for Mass Diffusion Measurements by the Forced Rayleigh Scattering Technique:Synthesis and Characterization”
Polymer 29, 2261 - 2270 (1988).

4) C. C. Han, Y. Matsushita, Y. Muroga, M. Okada, Q. Tran-Cong, T. Chang and I. Sanchez
“Temperature, Composition and Molecular-Weight Dependence of the Binary Interaction Parameter of Polystyrene/Poly(vinyl methyl ether) Blends”
Polymer 29, 2002 - 2014 (1988).

3) C.C. Han, M. Okada, Y. Muroga, F.L. McCrackin, B.J. Bauer and Q. Tran-Cong
“Phase Decomposition Phenomena in Polystyrene/Poly(vinyl methylether)
Polym. Eng. Sci. 26, 1208 -1212 (1986).

2) C.C. Han, M. Okada, Y. Muroga, F.L. McCrackin, B.J. Bauer and Q. Tran-Cong
“Static and Kinetic Studies of Polystyrene/Poly(vinyl methyl ether)Blends”
Polymer Engineering and Science 26, 3 -8 (1986).

1) Q. Tran-Cong, T. Chang, C.C. Han and Y. Nishijima
“Application of a Photodimerizable Probe to the Forced Rayleigh Scattering Technique for Measurement of Self-Diffusion of Polymer Chains”
Polymer 27, 1705 - 1708 (1986).

PROCEEDINGS AND REVIEW ARTICLES

23) H. Nakanishi, Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Light-Induced Phase Separation and Self-Ordering Phenomena in Polymer Mixtures”
Koubunshi (High Polymers, Japan) (Monthly Journal of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan Vol. 58, No.7, 465 - 468 (2008)

22) H. Nakanishi and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Controlling Morphology of Multi-component Polymers by Photochemical Reactions and Its Application to Materials Science”
Function & Materials, Vol. 28, pp. 28-34 (2008), in Japanese.

21) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Spatial and Temporal Control of Strongly Correlated Soft Materials Using Photochemical Reactions”
Function & Materials, Vol. 24, pp. 23-29 (2004), in Japanese.

20) S. Komatsu and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Phase Separation of Polymer Mixtures Driven by Temporally and Spatially Periodic Forcing”
in “Slow Dynamics in Complex Systems”, M. Tokuyama and I.
Oppenheim Eds., AIP Conference Proceedings Vol. 708, pp. 402-405 (2004).

19) T. Yamaguchi and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“On the Definition of Self-Organization”
Materia (Monthly Journal of the Japan Institute of Metals),
Vol. 42, 448-452 (2003), in Japanese.

18) Q. Tran-Cong, K. Endoh and J. Kawai
“Modes-Selection in Phase Separation of Binary Polymer Mixtures Driven by Photochemical Reactions”
in “Slow Dynamics in Complex Systems”, Eds. M. Tokuyama and I.
Oppenheim, Amer. Inst. Phys. Proceedings No. 469, pp. 267 -270 (1999).

17) Q. Tran-Cong
“Controlling Morphology of Polymer Blends by Using Photochemical Reactions”
Sen-I Gakkai-Shi (J. Soc. Fiber Sci. Tech. Jpn) Vol.55, 92-97 (1999), in Japanese.

16) Q. Tran-Cong
“Controlling Morphology of Polymer Blends by Manipulation the Competition between Photochemical Reactions and Phase Separation”
Kobunshi-kakou (Polymer Processing) Vol. 45, 104 -109 (1996), in Japanese.

15) Q. Tran-Cong
“Controlling Phase Separated Structures of Polymers by Using Photo-cross-linking Reactions”
Koubunshi (High Polymers, Japan) (Monthly Journal of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan Vol. 45, 104 - 109 (1996)

14) Q. Tran-Cong
“Ordering Phenomena in Chemically Reacting Polymer Mixtures”
Butsuri (Monthly Journal of the Physical Society of Japan) Vol. 51, 590 - 593 (1996)

13) Q. Tran-Cong
“Pattern Formation in Polymeric Systems Under Thermodynamically Open Conditions”
(in Japanese)Koubunshi (High Polymers, Japan)
(Monthly Journal of the Society of Polymer Science, Japan Vol. 43, 750 - 753 (1994)

12) Q. Tran-Cong
“Controlling Morphology of Polymer Blends by Photo-cross-links”
Function & Materials, Vol. 12, 5 - 13 (1992) (in Japanese)

11) Q. Tran-Cong
“Structure and Physical Properties of Ionomer: a Review”
Nippon Gomu Kyokai-shi ( Journal of the Society of Rubber Industry, Japan)
Vol. 37, 250 - 252 (1992), in Japanese.

10) Q. Tran-Cong, K. Meisyo, Y. Ishida, O. Yano and T. Soen
“Influence of Thermodynamic Interactions on the Transport Process of a Molecular Tracer in Binary Polymer Mixtures”
in “Slow Dynamics in Condensed Matter”, M. Tokuyama Ed.,
American Institute of Physics (AIP) Proceedings Vol. 256, pp. 63 - 66 (1992).

9) Q. Tran-Cong, T. Nagaki, O. Yano and T. Soen
“Ordered Structures Resulting from Photo-Cross-Links of Binary Polymer Blends Undergoing Phase Separation”
in “Dynamics and Patterns in Complex Fluids”,
A. Onuki and K. Kawasaki Eds., Springer-Verlag, New York, (1990), pp. 59 - 60.

8) Q. Tran-Cong
“Photochromic Reactions in Polymer Solids”
Kobunshi-kako (Polymer Processing) Vol. 39, 37 - 42 (1990), in Japanese.

7) Q. Tran-Cong
“Measurements of Self-Diffusion Coefficients by Forced Rayleigh Scattering”
Current Polymer Research (issued by the Society of Polymer Science, Japan) Vol. 35, 159 -160 (1989)

6) Q. Tran-Cong and Y. Nishijima
“Relaxation of Internal Structure in Polymer Melts Studied by the Fluorescence Depolarization Method (II): Poly(dimethyl siloxane) (PDMS)
Repts. Progr. Polym. Phys. Japan, 25, 557 - 560 (1982)

5) Q. Tran-Cong and Y. Nishijima
“Relaxation of Internal Structure in Polymer Melts Studied by the Fluorescence Depolarization Method (I): Poly(ethylene glycol)(PEG) and Poly(propylene glycol)(PPG)”
Repts. Progr. Polym. Phys. Japan, 25, 553 - 556 (1982)

4) Q. Tran-Cong and Y. Nishijima
“Environmental Effects on the Relaxation of Excited Electronic Energy of the Fluorescent Probes: Diphenyl Polyenes”
Repts. Progr. Polym. Phys. Japan, 22, 461 - 464 (1979)

3) T. Fujimoto, Q. Tran-Cong and Y. Nishijima
“Infrared Emission from High Polymers (III) ”
Repts. Progr. Polym. Phys. Japan, 21, 413 - 416 (1978)

2) T. Fujimoto, Q. Tran-Cong and Y. Nishijima
“Infrared Emission from High Polymers (II) ”
Repts. Progr. Polym. Phys. Japan, 21, 409 - 412 (1978)

1) T. Fujimoto, Q. Tran-Cong and Y. Nishijima
“Infrared Emission from High Polymers”
Reports on Progress in Polymer Physics in Japan 19, 425 - 426 (1976)

BOOK CHAPTERS

(12) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata et al. in
“ Nonlinear Dynamics with Polymers: Fundamentals, Methods and Applications”
, J.A. Pojman and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata Eds.,Wiley-VCH, Weinheim (2010),
Chapter 1 (pp. 1-4), Chapter 2 (pp.5-19) and Chapter 6 ( pp. 276-290).

(11) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata and H. Nakanishi
“Phase Separation and Morphology of Polymer Mixtures Driven by Light”
in “Polymers, Liquids and Colloids in Electric Fields”
Y. Tsori and U. Steiner Eds., Chapter 6, World Scientific, London, pp. 171 – 195 (2009).

(10) H. Nakanishi, T. Norisuye and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Morphosynthesis in Polymeric Systems Using Photochemical Reactions”
in “Molecular Nano Dynamics” Vol. I, H. Fukumura et al. Eds.,
Chapter 10, Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, pp. 173-186 (2009).

(9) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata and H. Nakanishi
“Pattern Formation Induced by Chemical Reactions in Polymeric Systems”
in “Handbook of Self-Organization”
T. Kunitake, M. Shimomura, T. Yamaguchi Eds., pp. 249-252(2009)

(7) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Spatio-Temporal Control of Phase Separation of Polymer Blends”
in “New Trends in Soft Materials”, T. Nishi Ed., CMC Books,
Chapter 14, (2004), (in Japanese).

(6) Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, S. Nishigami, S. Yoshida, T. Ito, K. Ejiri, T. Norisuye
“Phase Separation of Polymer Blends Driven by Temporally and Spatially Periodic Forcing”
in “ Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymeric Systems”
ACS Symposium Series No. 869,J.A. Pojman and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata Eds.,
Amer. Chem. Soc., Washington DC, (2004), Chapter 22, pp. 276-290.

(5) I. R. Epstein, J. A. Pojman and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata
“Nonlinear Dynamics and Polymeric Systems: An Overview”
in “ Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymeric Systems”
ACS Symposium Series No. 869, J.A. Pojman and Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata Eds.,
Am. Chem. Soc., Washington DC, (2004), Chapter 1, pp. 2-15.

(4) Qui Tran-Cong
“Directional Phase Separation Driven by Linearly Polarized Light in Polymer Mixtures”
in “Phase Separation in Polymer Solutions and Blends”,
Philip Chan Ed., Research SignPost, India (2002), pp 45-62.

(3) “Nonlinear Dynamics in Polymer Science and Related Fields”
A.R. Khokhlov, A. R., Q. Tran-Cong-Miyata, V.A. Davydov, S. I. Kuchanov and T. Yamaguchi Eds.
Macromolecular Symposia Vol. 160, Wiley-VCH, Weinhein, Germany (2000), Chapter

(2) Q. Tran-Cong
“Phase Separation and Morphology of Chemically Reacting Polymer Blends”
in Structure and Properties of Multiphase Polymeric Materials.
T. Araki, Q. Tran-Cong and M. Shibayama Eds.,
Marcel Dekker, New York, Chapter 5, pp. 155 – 194 (1998).

(1) Q. Tran-Cong
“Polarization-Induced Photochromic Reactions in Polymer Solids”
in The Polymeric Materials Encyclopedia Vol. 7, J.C. Salamone Ed.,
CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, pp. 5128-5136 (1996).

INVITED TALKS AT FOREIGN INSTITUTIONS AND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

[4] Q. Tran-Cong
“Structure-Property Relationship in Polymer Blends Photo-Cross-Linked During the Phase Separation Process”
Department of Chemistry, University of Southern California, U.S.A.
August 2nd (1989) (Host: Prof. Eric J. Amis).

[3] Q. Tran-Cong
“Photocyclization Kinetics of Bis(9-anthrylmethyl) Ether in Polymer Solids”
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, U.S.A., July 29th (1988).
(Host: Profs: J. M. Torkelson and M. Olvera de la Cruz),

[2] Q. Tran-Cong
“Intramolecular Photodimerization Kinetics of Bis(9-anthrylmethyl) Ether and Its Use in Forced Rayleigh Scattering for Diffusion Measurements”
Distinguished Lectures Series in Polymer Science, ALCOA Technical Center, Aluminum Company of America, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
August 6th, (1987) (Host: Dr. Isaac C. Sanchez).

[1] Q. Tran-Cong
“Local and Global Diffusion Phenomena in Polymers Studied by the Fluorescence and the Forced Rayleigh Scattering Techniques”
Department of Chemistry, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas,U.S.A.,
March 26th (1986) (Host: Prof. Duy H. Hua).

 

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