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Date: Wednesday 10th of October 2018, 14:00. Location: INB3305 (Isaac Newton Building). ‘Quasicrystal formation in soft matter’ by Andrew J. Archer, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK. Abstract: In the early eighties quasicrystals (QCs) were first observed by Shechtman in metallic alloys, leading to the award to him of a Nobel prize in… Read More ›
Date: Wednesday 3rd of October 2018, 14:00. Location: INB3305 (Isaac Newton Building). ‘Modelling multicomponent fluid flows with the lattice Boltzmann method’ by Halim Kusumaatmaja, Department of Physics, Durham University, Durham, UK. Abstract: I will present a free energy lattice Boltzmann approach to simulate multicomponent fluid flows. The method is flexible, as it allows different number… Read More ›
There will be a CECAM workshop at the University of Lincoln (Isaac Newton Building), 25-27th of June 2018, on Nano-structured soft matter: a synergy of approaches to amphiphilic and block copolymer systems. Andrei Zvelindovsky, Fabien Paillusson, Martin Greenall and Bart Vorselaars from the University of Lincoln and Xiaohu Guo from Daresbury Laboratory have successfully applied for… Read More ›
Originally posted on Maths & Physics News:
In an exciting ceremony on 1st of September 2016 at 3:30 pm our school was officially inaugurated by Professor Efim Zelmanov. The ceremony was a part of the first maths conference in Lincoln and on a such an occasion the conference participants were joined by the school staff…
Originally posted on Maths & Physics News:
The University of Lincoln has been named in the UK’s top 50 universities in the Complete University Guide 2017.The latest version of the national university league table is published online today (Monday 25th April 2016) at http://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/ The main table of the Complete University Guide 2017 ranks 127…
Together with Paul Topham, Reader in Polymer Chemistry at Aston University and Elena Patyukova, a PhD graduate of Moscow State University, Martin Greenall has secured an individual EU Marie S. Curie fellowship for Dr Patyukova to work on a combined experimental and theoretical project on hydrogen bonding in copolymer mixtures.
A wonderful structure produced with modern technology of 3D printing arrived today by post. The 3D print was produced in the group of Dr. C. Heath Turner, Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, the University of Alabama, USA. The structure represents an approximatelly one hundred thousand times magnified nano-structure of block copolymers under electric field… Read More ›
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many… Read More ›
Read IOP news story on our new affiliation.
On 7-9 September 2014 our group organized an International Symposium and Workshop “Computational condensed matter: advances and challenges“. The event took place in the sea-coast town of Whitehaven in western part of the Lake District National Park in UK. The event marked 10 years of our group. Coincidentally, it was the first scientific event organized by… Read More ›
Roberta Dessi receives Springer Poster Prize at CompMat2014.
At the end of August Andrei became a Fellow of UK Institute of mathematics and its Applications (IMA), which celebrates its 50 years this year.
On the very late Saturday evening of 12 April 2014 Manuela Mura and Marco Pinna got a baby-boy, Tommaso, their second son.
Marco Pinna’s image from the December 2013 Soft Matter World Calendar appeared as the Image of the day for 31 January 2014 on IOP’s Physics World Facebook page.
Andrei spent this week visiting Professor Ignacio Pagonabarraga at the University of Barcelona, as an Invited Professor of Excellence at Barcelona Knowledge Campus.
Originally posted on iNano:
On 11 and 12 of July Professor Sir Harold Kroto FRS, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1996), has visited UCLan and officially launched UCLan’s new Institute of Nanotechnology and Bioengineering. He unveiled the official plaque for the Institute after delivering a fascinating public lecture. Professor Kroro attended several presentations by young researchers of the Institute…
UCLan reports on Andrei’s visit to Japan. Click to read more posts on the visit to Japan. INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION FOR UCLAN PHYSICIST A professor from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has gained international recognition for his research into computational physics.