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Biomembrane Frontiers Workshop: Emergent Design of Biomembranes (8059)

Thu, September 01, 2016 - 4:35am

Organizers: Marjorie Longo University: UC Davis John Voss University: UC Davis Subhash Risbud University: UC Davis Steven Boxer University: Stanford Biomembrane Frontiers Workshop Registration Overview: Since the invention of

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Active and Smart Matter: A New Frontier for Science and Engineering (7815)

Mon, June 20, 2016 - 1:15am

Organizers: Jennifer Schwarz, Syracuse University M. Cristina Marchetti, Syracuse University J. H. Henderson, Syracuse University Joseph Paulsen, Syracuse University Ashok Sangani, Syracuse University Registration Form (Deadline: March 30, 2016) Overview: This workshop will focus on the merging of physics a

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2016 MRS Spring Meeting on Liquid Crystals (8060)

Mon, March 28, 2016 - 3:46am

Organizers: Liang-Chy Chien, Kent State University Ivan Smalyukh, University of Colorado, Boulder Timothy White, Air Force Research Laboratory Helen Gleeson, University of Leeds Overview: The 2016 MRS on Liquid Crystals will focus on their roles in self-assembly, nanoscience and biotechnology. The conference will address the most important current themes in liquid crystals presented by the worl

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Energy Transport Materials and Systems: Emergent Properties and Adaptive Behavior (6767)

Mon, December 14, 2015 - 1:45am

Organizers Sean Shaheen, University of Denver Thomas Furtak, Colorado School of Mines Mark Lusk, Colorado School of Mines Kingshuk Ghosh, University of Denver 6767 - Agenda. 6767 - Energy Transport 2015_Flyer Overview

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Kinetic Networks: From Topology to Design (7816)

Thu, September 17, 2015 - 1:36am

Organizers Yoav Kallus, Santa Fe Institute Pablo Damasceno, University of Michigan Sidney Redner, Santa Fe Institute Overview Proteins, self-assembled materials, virus capsids, and self-replicating molecules go through a variety of states on the way to or in the process of serving their function. The network of possible states and possible tr

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Strongly Correlated Electronic Systems – Novel materials meet novel theories

Mon, August 10, 2015 - 8:19am

Organizers Piers Coleman, Rutgers University Andrey V. Chubukov, University of Minnesota Andy Schofield, University of Birmingham Nan-Lin Wan, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academny of Science Hidenori Takagi, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Physics Marcus Muller, ICTP, Trieste Registration Form Registration Deadline is May 10t

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Itinerant Frustration

Mon, July 20, 2015 - 12:46pm

Organizers Claudio Castelnovo, UK NESFE Roderich Moessner, MPIPKS David Logan, University of Oxford Overview Systems where itinerant electrons coexist with localised magnetic moments on frustrated lattices have been argued to exhibit remarkably rich phase diagrams and to host novel and interesting emergent behaviour. Examples of materials in this class include the pyrochlore

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Condensed Matter Physics in the City 2015

Mon, June 22, 2015 - 8:08am

Organizers Giovanni Sordi, Royal Holloway University of London Matthias Eschrug, Royal Holloway University of London Sam Carr, University of Kent Important Links Condensed Matter in the City 2015 Website ICAM Junio

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Biologically Enabled Self-Assembly

Tue, May 19, 2015 - 6:56am

Workshop Schedule Hotel Reservation Please use this link to reserve your room: Room Reservation Deadline to reserve rooms is May 8th, 2

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Vortex 2015

Sun, May 10, 2015 - 8:53am

Organizers Hermann Suderow, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Isabel Guillamon, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Jose Gabriel Rodrigo, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Sebastian Vieira, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid Elvira Gonzalez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid Laura Greene, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign Website Vortex 2015

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Terahertz Electrodynamics in Complex Materials

Sun, March 08, 2015 - 9:09am

Organizers Richard Averitt, University of California, San Diego Dimitri Basov, University of California, San Diego Overview New experimental techniques in ultrafast optical spectroscopy have ushered in an exciting era of dynamics and control in complex materials. Experiments utilizing femto second optical pulses can initiate and probe dynamics of the spin, lattice, orbital,

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Unifying Concepts in Glass Physics (6757)

Sun, February 01, 2015 - 3:33am

Organizers: Sharon Glotzer, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Patrick Charbonneau, Duke University Andrea J. Liu, University of Pennsylvania The deadline to register for this event is October 15, 2014

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International Workshop on Field-Effect Transistors and Functional Interfaces – FET2014 (6759)

Fri, October 17, 2014 - 4:50am

Organizers: Jun Takeya, University of Tokyo Vitaly Podzorov, Rutgers University Yoshi Iwasa, University of Tokyo Alberto Morpurgo, Geneva University FET 2014 Website Overview: FET2014 brings together specialists in the field of material sciences on both organic and inorganic interfaces with van-der-Waa

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SOFT FIRE - SOFT matter, From fundamental aspects to Industrial peRspEctives (14-4)

Tue, July 29, 2014 - 1:59am

Organizers: P. Chaikin (NY Univ USA) P. Guenoun (CEA, Saclay FR) C. Ménager (Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, CNRS FR) P. Levitz (Univ. Pierre et Marie Curie, CNRS FR) P. Pincus (UCSB), F. Restagno (Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS FR)

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I-CAMP 2014: Summer School on Geometry &Topology in Soft Matter, Optics, & Biological Systems (14-3)

Sun, June 15, 2014 - 2:43am

ORGANIZERS Ivan Smalyukh, University of Colorado, Boulder Mark Bowick, Syracuse University Jan Engelbrecht, Boston College Izak Snyman, University of the Witwatersrand Kristian Muller-Nedebock, University of Stellenbosch WEBSITE I-CAMP 2014 Website

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7th FAPERJ School: The dynamics and assembly of soft structures (14-2)

Sun, April 20, 2014 - 2:51am

Organizers: Mark Bowick, Syracuse University Paul Chaikin, New York University Elisa Baggio Saitovitch, CBPF Isabel Cristina Carvalho, PUC-Rio This school will explore current research directions in both active soft matte

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15th International Topic Meeting: Optics of Liquid Crystals 2013 (4019)

Sun, September 29, 2013 - 11:32am

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Protein Dynamics: from Water Hydration to Crowding Effects (4789)

Wed, September 25, 2013 - 3:00pm

Photo Credits: BFF9 Poster Organizers: Francesco Rao, FRIAS

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Emergent and Adaptive Behaviors in Soft Matter and Living Systems (5257)

Sun, September 15, 2013 - 6:12pm

Photo Credits: www.livingsystemscustompondsbydave.com, www.ima.umn.edu,

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Programmable Self-assembly of Matter (4033)

Sun, June 30, 2013 - 1:34pm

Photo Credits: Charlie Eisenhood, Kelley Laboratory, Yan, W., et

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EPICO 2012 - Electric Pulsed Induced Changes in Oxides (3556)

Wed, December 12, 2012 - 10:24am

Photo Credits: Néstor Ghenzi (PhD student at CNEA, Argentina), world-wallpaper.com, Néstor Ghenzi (PhD student at CNEA, Argentina),

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Workshop on Nanophotonics (3465)

Mon, December 03, 2012 - 10:09am

Photo Credits: NASA, sun-surfer.com, Roberto

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Workshop on Emerging Topics of Silicon Photonics (2824)

Wed, November 07, 2012 - 4:14pm

Photo Credits: ACP-conf.com, IBM,

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Frontiers in Casimir Physics (2428)

Sat, October 06, 2012 - 4:57pm

Organizers: Ricardo Decca, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Diego Dalvit, Los Alamos National Laboratory Francisco D. Mazzitelli, Universidad Centro Atómico Bariloche and UBA Hernan Pastoriza, Centro Atómico Bariloche Paulo A. Maia Neto, Univers

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Outcome of Graduate Education: From Condensed Matter Physics to Biological Physics (3551)

Sat, October 06, 2012 - 10:31am

Organizers: Michael Brenner, Harvard University Ka Yee Lee, University of Chicago Sidney Nagel, University of Chicago Jane Wang, Cornell University Mogens Jensen, Neils Bohr Institute Marcelo Magnasco, Rockefeller University

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