New Member on October 1, 2020

We are pleased to announce a new member Dr. Wei Cui to the US Unit as a Postdoctoral Fellow. We look forward to collaborative work in the near future!

International Symposium on Soft Matter 2020 is postponed

The Global Station for Soft Matter, Global Institution for Collaborative Research and Education (GI-CoRE) has decided to postpone the following international symposium scheduled in the beginning of  September till further announcement. International Symposium on Soft Matter 2020 Date/Time: to be advised Location   : to be advised Pre-registration: Not-required Fees: Free Contact: Office for Global read more

Research Article by Dr. Mitomo

A research article by Dr. Hideyuki Mitomo (Hokkaido University Unit) has been published in a British journal “Impact.” The article can be read from here.

Press Release: Bio-inspired hydrogel can rapidly switch to rigid plastic

Hokkaido University has issued a press release on a new gel showing an instant thermal stiffening. The study was conducted by Dr. Nonoyama and Dr. Gong and their colleagues. For details, please check the full press release on Hokkaido University website below: Bio-inspired hydrogel can rapidly switch to rigid plastic Japanese Press Release

Press Release: Getting glued in the sea

Hokkaido University has issued a press release on a new underwater adhesive. The study was conducted by Dr. Gong and her team. For details, please check the full press release on Hokkaido University website below: Getting glued in the sea Japanese Press Release

New Member on July 1, 2019

We are pleased to announce a new member to the Hokkaido University Unit. Dr. Eiji Kondo Professor, Center for Sports Medicine, Hokkaido University Hospital We look forward to collaborative work in the near future!

New Member on April 1, 2019

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!