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We have just published a new paper on Polymer Chemistry investigating the grafting to process of OH terminated polymers from melt. Our results highlight that fundamental aspects of the polymer brush formation have not been adequately analyzed yet. In particular we demonstrate that the common assumption that the average molecular weight of the chains in the brush is identical to that of the polymer prior to grafting is fundamentally wrong. If you are interested in the analytical methodology that we have developed to characterize the brush, please refer to our recent publication R. Chiarcos et al. Analyst, 2021. I am really happy to be part to the team working on the subject in collaboration with the group of Prof. Michele Laus at University of East Piedmont. For more information about this research activity, contact Michele Perego.