This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Grant Agreement No 641839.


The 4th Playing Colloidal Mikado Workshop on the topic of rod-like LC in equilibrium and out-of equilibrium will be held at CNRS, Bordeaux, from 16-17 November 2016 under the auspices of DiStruc. The three previous workshops were held in Oxford (2009), Luxembourg (2010), and Eindhoven (2016).

Photo credit: Justin Balog, flickr.com

The workshops aim to bring together active researchers interested in the area of colloidal rods to discuss current research, results, and problems of experimental, theoretical and computational aspects. 

We look forward to an exciting workshop and to seeing you in Bordeaux.

Invited Speakers include Zvonimir Dogic, Jacques Prost, Samuel Poincloux, Tanja Schilling, Thomas Gibaud. 

For any further information, contact:  c.lang@fz-juelich.de / irini.hatzimichali@chem.ox.ac.uk