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Playing Colloidal Mikado IV - Preliminary Programme

 

Day 1
Wednesday 16 November 2016

14:00-14:30

Registration

14:30-14:40

Welcome and opening remarks
Eric Grelet,
Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal, CNRS

14:40-15:20

Session 1
Chair: TBC

14:40-15:20

Anisotropic particles: capillarity, elasticity and radiation pressure
Jean-Christophe Loudet, Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal, CNRS

15:20-16:00 Coffee break

16:00-18:00

Session 2
Chair: Eric Grelet

16:00-16:40

Shape shifting self-assembly of colloidal rods – attraction and chirality
Thomas Gibaud, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon

16:40-17:20

Rafts in colloidal membranes
Zvonimir Dogic, Brandeis University

17:20-18:00

Hierarchical 2D to 1D self-assembly of hexagonally packed rod-like viruses
Baeckkyoung Sung, Centre de Recherche Paul Pascal, CNRS

20:00

Playing Colloidal Mikado dinner

 

Day 2
Thursday 17 November 2016

09:00-10:20

Session 3
Chair: TBC

09:00-09:40

A few examples of active systems in biology
Jacques Prost, Institut Curie

09:40-10:20 Physics of a knitted fabric
Samuel Poincloux, École Normale Supérieure de Lyon
10:20-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-13:00

Session 4
Chair: Dirk Aarts

11:00-11:40

Light-driven motion of liquid marbles at the water-air interface
Thomas Bickel, Laboratoire Ondes et Matière d’Aquitaine

11:40-12:20

Stimuli responsive materials based on liquid crystals
Albert Schenning, Eindhoven University of Technology

12:20-13:00

How to simulate a cholesteric phase
Tanja Schilling, University of Luxembourg

13:00-13:10

Closing Remarks
Dirk Aarts, University of Oxford

13:10-14:30

Lunch