Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

Soft Matter, Biomaterials and Interfaces Seminar Series

The following seminars will be held at 3.00 p.m. on Tuesdays in the PTCL Main Lecture Theatre. 
Convenors: Prof. R. Dullens & Prof. J.M Yeomans (Physics)

Week 1

17 January   

No seminar

Week 2

 24 January  

No seminar

Week 3

 31 January  

Dr Giorgio Volpe (University College London)
‘Soft Active Matter in Complex and Crowded Environments’

Week 4 7 February Dr Lorenzo Rovigatti (University of Oxford)
‘Hierarchical self-assembly made easy: DNA nanostars as a new class of model systems for complex fluids’

Week 5

14 February 

Dr Taiki Yanagishima (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
‘A common mechanism for crystallization and ageing in deeply supercooled hard sphere glasses’

Week 6


Prof Paolo Texeira (Lisbon University, Portugal)
‘From wrinkly elastomers to Janus particles to Janus fibres’

Week 7

28 February 

Dr Thomas John (Universität des Saarlandes, Germany)
‘A model for transient 'subdiffusive' particle motion in mucus’

Week 8

7 March  

No seminar