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Durham University

Durham Centre for Soft Matter


22 October 2019: Seminar by Dr Paulo Teixeira

— UPDATE: Seminar cancelled due to travel delay —

12pm in CG60
Paulo is visiting from the School of Engineering of Lisbon Polytechnic Institute. He will speak on "When is a surface foam-phobic or foam-philic?". Please contact Mark Miller if you would like to speak to Paulo individually.

30 October 2019: Research Minisymposium on Droplets

1 – 3pm in PH8

All are welcome. Please contact Suzanne Fielding if you have any queries.

1pm – 2pm
Mazi Jalaal
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
Viscoelastic droplets
2pm – 2:20pm Halim Kusumaatmaja
Department of Physics, Durham University
The mysterious case of (sress granule) droplet oscillations inside a cell
2:20pm – 2:40pm Lisong Yang
Department fo Chemistry, Durham University
Oscillation of free-fall droplets of non-Newtonian fluids under inkjet printing process
2:40pm – 3pm

Jack Panter
Department of Physics, Durham University
Designing the perfect liquid repellent surface

Prof. Roel Dullens

12 February 2020: Lecture by Prof. Roel Dullens

2pm in CG60

Roel Dullens from the Department of Chemistry at the University of Oxford will deliver his Royal Society of Chemistry Corday-Morgan Prize Lecture. All are welcome. To speak with Roel suring his visit, please contact Mark Miller.

Prof. Ignacio Pagonabarraga

6 May 2020: Seminar by Prof. Ignacio Bagonabarraga

Ignacio is Director of CECAM (Centre Européen de Calcul Atomique et Moléculaire), which is headquartered at EPFL, Lausanne (Switzerland). Details of the seminar will be posted here closer to the time.

19 – 30 July 2020: CCP5 Simulation Summer School

Save the date: The timing of the next summer school (hosted for the second year at Durham) have been fixed. Arrival is on the evening of Sunday 19 July 2020 and departure on the afternoon of Thursday 30 July.