BLACKSBURG, Va. - The Macromolecules and Interfaces Institute (MII) at Virginia Tech is offering a "Review of Advances in Research at Emerging Frontiers" on April 10-12, 2006, at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center, Blacksburg, Va.

The technical conference will provide an opportunity for scientists and engineers from industry, government and universities to learn about the activities of MII. There will also be opportunities to hear about new aspects of the integrated research and education programs at Virginia Tech, and to form partnerships with faculty and graduate/undergraduate students associated with MII. For more information about the organization and its activities, visit For more information on the conference, e-mail Tammy Jo Hiner at