Global Station for Soft Matter will be holding a GSS seminar as below: Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Time: 15:00 – 16:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Title: Mechanical properties of tissue-like gels produced by injection of spray-dried collagen Lecturer: Dr. Alba Marcellan ESPCI Paris/Université Pierre et Marie Curie/Global Station for read more
We are pleased to announce a new member to the US Unit. Dr. Chung-Yuen Hui Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University We look forward to collaborative work in the near future!
Global Station for Soft Matter will be holding a GSS seminar as below: Date: March 11, 2019 Time: 15:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Bldg. -Program- 15:00 – 16:00 “Slippery interfaces on the thin polymer alignment layers” Dr. Jun Yamamoto Soft Matter Physics Group, Kyoto University 16:00 – 17:00 read more
RIES Science Lecture will be held by the Research Institute for Electronic Science (RIES), Hokkaido University in cooperation with the Global Station for Soft Matter of the Global Institution for Collaborative Research and Education as the following.
Dr. Jian Ping Gong, Dr.Tasuku Nakajima and their team have developed a strategy to fabricate materials that become stronger in response to mechanical stress. For details, please check the full press release below: Self-growing materials that strengthen in response to force Japanese Press Release
We will offer a course “Soft Interface & Soft Mechanics (Polymer Physics)” from June 24th to July 5th, 2019 within the framework of Hokkaido Summer Institute 2019 (HSI2019). We are delighted to announce the lecturers would be the following: US Unit – Dr. Wei Hong Iowa State University/Southern University of Science and Technology France Unit read more
Global Station for Soft Matter will hold a GSS seminar as below; Date: January 9th, 2019 Time: 15:00 – 17:00 Place: Community Hall, Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery Bldg. -Program- 15:00 – 16:00 “Mechanics of an adhesive tape in a zero degree peel test: effect of large deformation and material nonlinearity” Dr. Chung-Yuen Hui read more