2004 News Archives

April 28, 2004 CPG researchers present work at conference for Assoc. for Research in Vision and Opthamology

Researchers Suzanna Melotti et al. presented a poster on "Corneal and scleral collagens assessed by modulated differential scanning calorimetry" at Annual Conference for the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthamology.

April, 2004 CPG researcher receives the Robert E. Fairer Award

Stephen Spiegelberg received the Robert E. Fairer Award from ASTM in recognition of his work on standards for improving medical devices.

March 31, 2004  U.S. Patent 6,711,941 issued

"Apparatus and methods for measuring extensional rheological properties of a material" issues. CPG inventors include Gavin Braithwaite, Gareth McKinley, and Stephen Spiegelberg.

March 9, 2004  Orthopedic Research Society Annual meeting

Stephen Spiegelberg was a co-author on the paper "Mechanical Elimination of Free Radicals in UHMWPE After Radiation" presented with co-authors Orhun Muratoglu, Shayan Bhattacharyya, and William Harris at the 50th Meeting of the Orthopedic Research Society.