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 JSR Seminar Room, PTCL
Convenors: Prof. R. Dullens & Prof. J.M Yeomans (Physics)

Week 1 9 October   No seminar
Week 2 16 October     Dr Marco Mazza - Loughborough University
 "Modelling of microswimmers: from confinement to hydrodynamics"
Week 3 23 October

  Prof Madhavi Krishnan - University of Oxford
"Visualizing molecular electrostatics in an optical microscope"

Week 4 30 October   No seminar
Week 5 6 November  Prof Axel Voigt - Technical University Dresden
"Liquid crystals on curved surfaces - topology, geometry and defect dynamics"
Week 6 13 November     Prof Haim Diamant - Tel Aviv University, Israel
"Hyperuniform structure of driven colloids"
Week 7 20 November   No seminar - (PTCL open day)
Week 8 27 November   Dr Shiladitya Banerjee - University College London
"Work and dissipation in living cells"