The Oxford Centre for Soft & Biological Matter

Prof Ger Koper (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)

Thermodynamics of Dissipative Self-Assembly

15/7/2014 16.00

CRL basement room

Prof Paul van der Schoot (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands)

Role of solvent in supramolecular polymerisation

17/6/2014 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Francesco Sciortino (Rome, "La Sapienza")

Providing valence to colloids: equilibrium gels and ultrastable liquids

10/6/2014 16.00

Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre

Ard Louis (University of Oxford)

Modelling DNA: nanotechnology and biophysics

27/5/2014 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre

Prof Itai Cohen (Cornell University, United States)

Flight of the Fruit Fly

20/5/2014 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Dr Maciej Lisicki (University of Warsaw, Poland)

Near-wall translation and rotational diffusion of spherical Brownian particles

6/5/2014 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Dr Raphal Jeanneret (ESPCI, Paris, France)

Structural and dynamical transition in microfluidic echo experiment

11/3/2014 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Chris Miller (Brandeis)

A divalent potassium ion as probe of K+ channel pores

4/3/2014 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre

Dr Luca Giomi (SISSA, Italy)

Active fluids: from liquid crystals to living systems

25/2/2014 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Eric Grelet (CRPP Bordeaux, France)

Viruses as model system of colloidal rods in soft matter

18/2/2014 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre

Prof Enzo Orlandini (University of Padua, Italy)

DNA chains in nano-slits and nano-channels

11/2/2014 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Pieter Rein ten Wolde (AMOLF, Amsterdam)

Fundamental limits to cellular sensing

4/2/2014 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre

Prof Jan Dhont (Forschungzentrum Jlich, Germany)

Electric-field induced phases and dynamical states in colloidal suspensions

28/1/2014 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Joachim Spatz (MPI-IS, Stuttgart)

Geometrical and Mechanical Cues Guide Collective Cell Migration

21/1/2014 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre

Dr Benoit Loppinet (FORTH, Crete, Greece)

Polydienes solutions and soft matter non linear optics

3/12/2013 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Zvonimir Dogic (Brandeis)

Colloidal rafts in a flatland

26/11/2013 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre

Prof Sigurdur Thoroddsen (KAUST, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

Using drop impacts to study the breakup of submicron liquid and air sheets

19/11/2013 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Richard Jones (University of Sheffield)

TBA {notice: different venue}

12/11/2013 16.00

Sciama Lecture Theatre

Dr Dominic Vella (OCCAM, University of Oxford)

Elasticity and attraction (from Elastocapillarity to Magnetoelasticity)

5/11/2013 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Paul Verkade (University of Bristol)

Correlative Light Electron Microscopy: 1 + 1 = 3

29/10/2013 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre

Edouard Hannezo (Institut Curie)

Epithelial cell morphology in 3D: a model of active foams

24/10/2013 14.30

Seminar Room 501 Denys Wilkinson Building

Dr Yongxiang Gao (PTCL, University of Oxford)

Probing large-scale structural dynamics of spinodal decomposition en route to colloidal gelation

22/10/2013 16.00

PTCL JSR Seminar Room

Prof Dirk Aarts (PTCL, University of Oxford)

Contact line - Quo vadis?

15/10/2013 16.00

Martin Wood Lecture Theatre