Thursday 14th of November 2013 at 16:00, UCLan, MB051 Prof.Dr. Alexander Böker DWI an der RWTH Aachen e.V. and Lehrstuhl für Makromolekulare Materialien und Oberflächen, RWTH Aachen University, D-52056 Aachen, Germany Abstract We elaborate on the time-evolution of electric field-induced reorientation of block copolymers and the distortion of lamellar domains. Due to a dielectric contrast between… Read More ›
Andrei spent this week visiting Professor Ignacio Pagonabarraga at the University of Barcelona, as an Invited Professor of Excellence at Barcelona Knowledge Campus.
UCLan reports on the new US Soft Matter calendar. Download yourself a free copy, and enjoy our image in December 2013 ! UCLAN PHYSICIST WINS AN INTERNATIONAL ART COMPETITION A physicist from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has won an international art competition. Dr Marco Pinna won the first “Where Soft Matter Science Meets… Read More ›
Reblogged from Study Physics: I was 17 years old when I first heard the word UCLan. I was told by an Astrophysicist, friend of my father, that British universities were quite good. Moreover, since the language of Science is nowadays English I said to myself “why not trying?”. The truth was that I had no… Read More ›
Andrei gave a talk “Nano-physics of soft matter” for high school pupils at Cardinal Newman College, Preston.
Dr Steven Hayward from the Computational Biology Group at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK, visits our group and gives a seminar.
Today our new PhD students from Pakistan organised a home style dinner for our group and some friends in their house in Preston. As they just moved in, that was a combination of a house-warming party and end of the year meal full of traditional dishes served in a traditional way. In spite of cold… Read More ›
Former lecturers of the university of Cagliari in Italy created a wonderful collection of Physics experimental equipment called Museo di Fisica di Sardegna. The collection has many exhibits which one play with in own physical experiments. Marco and Andrei visited this museum as a part of their visit to the university.
Today our brochure publisher, Blurb, released the constraint on the minimum price for our brochure in ebook format. We are very pleased that everybody can now download our brochure as ebook for the iPad® absolutely FREE of charge. A printed souvenir edition is also available in both hard- and softcover.
UCLan reports: Physics graduate from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) gained an internship with the European Space Agency (ESA). Adelchi Asta graduated from the MPhys Physics course in July and moved to the Netherlands to begin his internship in the Non-metallic Materials Department at the ESA-ESTEC. Based in Noordwijk, he worked on the development… Read More ›