new GSS Seminar on December 17, 2018

Global Station for Soft Matter will hold a seminar by Dr. Hanqing Jiang from Arizona State University. Title: Multiphysics Modeling and Experiments of Functional Materials: Hydrogels, Batteries, and Origamis Lecturer: Dr. Hanqing Jiang (Proofessor, School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy, Arizona State University) Date: December 17th, 2018 Time: 15:45 – 16:30 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center 1F read more

New Members on October 1, 2018

We would like to extend a warm welcome to our new members: Dr. Yukinori Nishigami, Assistant Professor, Hokkaido University Unit Dr. Yanan Ye, Postdoctoral Fellow, France Unit We look forward to collaborative work in the near future!

GSS Seminar on August 2, 2018

GSS will welcome lecturers from Sichuan University and hold a seminar as below; Date: Thursday, August 2, 2018 Time: 16:00 – 18:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center 1F 16:00 – 17:00 Core-Shell Structure and the Toughness of PA6/MEPDM/HDPE ternary blends Dr. Mingbo Yang College of Polymer Science and Engineering, Sichuan University 17:00 – 18:00 Low-temperature read more

GSS Seminar by Dr. Wei Hong on July 17, 2018

Dr. Wei Hong from the U.S. Unit will be delivering a seminar titled “Polymerized Ionic Liquids and Ionic Semiconductors.” Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Time: 17:00-18:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center 1F Lecturer: Dr. Wei Hong Professor Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology Department of Aerospace Engineering, Iowa State University Global Station read more

GSS Seminar on July 9, 2018

Dr. Weiyi Lu from Michigan State University will be delivering a GSS seminar as below; “Liquid nanofoam-functionalized hydrogel with enhanced strength and deformability” Dr. Weiyi Lu Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering Michigan State University Date: Monday, July 9, 2018 Time: 14:00 – 15:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center 1F

New Member on June 18, 2018

GSS is pleased to announce a new member Dr. Anaïs Giustiniani to the France Unit as a Postdoctoral Fellow. We look forward to collaborative work in the near future.

GSS Seminar on May 14, 2018

Dr. Alba Marcellan from France Unit will be delivering a seminar as below; “Mechanical Behavior at Single Fiber Scale” Dr. Alba Marcellan ESPCI Paris Université Pierre et Marie Curie Global Station for Soft Matter, GI-CoRE, Hokkaido University Date: Monday, May 14, 2018 Time: 15:00 – 16:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center 1F

GSS Seminar on April 26, 2018

Dr. Xiaoyu Li and Dr. Longhai Guo from Beijing University of Chemical Technology will be delivering a seminar “Synthesis of Core/Shell Latex Particles and Their Application.” Date/Time:  Thursday, April 26, 2018, 15:00-16:00 Place:  Community Hall, 1F Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery, Hokkaido University

GSS Seminar on April 10, 2018

We are pleased to announce a GSS seminar led by our France Unit members. Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2018 Time: 15:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center 1F Contents: 15:00 – 16:00  Soft and Wet is Different Dr. Thomas Salez CNRS University of Bordeaux Global Station for Soft Matter, GI-CoRE, Hokkaido University 16:00 read more

New Members on April 1, 2018

We would like to extend a warm welcome to our new members: Dr. Yusuke Yonamine, Hokkaido University Unit Dr. Jun Suzuka, Hokkaido University Unit   We look forward to collaborative work in the near future!