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

16 January   

Dr. Chantal Valeriani - Complutense University of Madrid
"Self-assembly of active colloids"

Week 2 23 January No seminar

Week 3

30 January  

Prof. Paul van der Schoot - Eindhoven University of Technology
"The shape and structure of nematic liquid crystalline droplets"

Week 4 6 February Dr. Veronique Trappe - University of Fribourg, Switzerland
"Hallmarks of local intermittent relaxation events in the creep behaviour of a colloidal gel" 

Week 5

13 February 

Dr. Rhoda Hawkins - University of Sheffield 
"Active matter droplets and applications to single cell migration"

Week 6

20 February   

Dr. Arianna Bottinelli - Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics, Stockholm
"The physics of high-density crowds"

Week 7 27 February  Prof. Jonathan Doye - University of Oxford 
"Computational DNA nanotechnology"

Week 8

6 March    

Dr. Sela Samin - University of Utrecht, Netherlands
"Tuning structure and transport in oil-water mixtures"