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
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 (Professor, 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
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 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
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
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
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.
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
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