2020 Wagener Research Group

University of Florida

Research Areas  
  • Acyclic Diene Metathesis Polymerizations
  • Monomer structure/reactivity relationships
  • Catalyst structure/reactivity relationships
  • Modeling polymer crystallization behavior
  • Synthesis of new biopolymers, copolymers, and elastomeric thermosets.

Contact us!

The Wagener Research Group
Department of Chemistry
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611-7200

(352) 339-1662 (Prof. Ken Wagener)
(352) 392-2000 (Any group member)
(352) 392-9741 (Fax)



2020 Wagener Research Group
Prof. Kenneth B. Wagener
Prof. Fabio Zuluaga
Prof. Kathryn R. Williams
Prof. Giovanni Rojas
Julia Pribyl
Samantha McDonald
Nathan Williams



George and Josephine Butler Polymer Research Laboratory

The "New" Wagener Group is an integral part of the George and Josephine Butler Polymer Research Laboratory.



Watch ADMET in action using Schrock's catalyst (18 MB)and Grubbs' Catalyst (6 MB).

The movies are in AVI format; they can be viewed using Windows Media Player or Quicktime.



Other links of interest:

The George and Josephine Butler Polymer Chemistry Laboratory Web Site
UF Chemistry Department Web Site | University of Florida Web Site

Video Tutorials for Improved Presentations

Web site mantained by Nathan Williams and Ken Wagener.