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These articles have been selected by the Editors-in-Chief in cooperation with the associate editors of Colloid and Polymer Science to highlight important developments in the fields of Colloids and Polymers recently published in the journal. 

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Le, C.M.Q., Schmutz, M. & Chemtob, A. Effect of surfactant concentration and monomer polarity on particle nucleation in emulsion step polymerization of dithiol with diene. Colloid Polym Sci 300, 917–925 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-022-04993-z

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Ren, J., Li, M., Wang, X. et al. Adsorption behaviors of dyes on a biodegradable gelatin/chitosan/β-cyclodextrin hydrogel from an aqueous solution. Colloid Polym Sci 300, 785–800 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-022-04988-w

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Choudhuri, K., Bastian, J.D., Berger, J.T. et al. Preparation of polyelectrolyte complex nanoparticles with tunable and narrow size distributions by template polymerization. Colloid Polym Sci 300, 707–719 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-022-04969-z

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Zhao, X., Sun, Z., Xu, S. et al. A study of effects of the non-DLVO interparticle interactions on aggregation rate. Colloid Polym Sci 300, 477–485 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-022-04955-5

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Qiu, T., Xu, G., Li, X. et al. Synthesis of poly(lactic acid)-based macro-porous foams with thermo-active shape memory property via W/O high internal phase emulsion polymerization. Colloid Polym Sci (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-022-04952-8

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Yoshida, E. Polymer nanoarchitectonics for synthetic vesicles with human erythrocyte-like morphology transformation. Colloid Polym Sci (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-022-04958-2

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Karabacak, R., Vidallon, M.P., Meaney, S.P. et al. pH-responsive pitted polymer particles with surface morphologies from cup shaped to multicavities. Colloid Polym Sci 299, 1717–1728 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-021-04884-9

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Simonov, A.S., Kharitonova, E.P., Fedosov, D.A. et al. How does processing in supercritical carbon dioxide influence the Nafion film properties?. Colloid Polym Sci 299, 1863–1875 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-021-04897-4

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Seyni, F.I., Grady, B.P. Janus particles as immiscible polymer blend compatibilizers: a review. Colloid Polym Sci 299, 585–593 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00396-021-04820-x

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