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Topology and dynamics of active nematic vesicles.
Engineering synthetic materials that mimic the remarkable complexity of living organisms is a fundamental challenge in science and technology. We studied the spatiotemporal patterns that emerge when an active nematic More info
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Publ. 22-09-2014 17:30
QUBIC, the QU Bolometric Interferometer for Cosmology
Jean-Christophe Hamilton from APC Paris will be visiting next week for a colloquium about QUBIC. This may be of interest to the astronomy community and Dorothea Samtleben has scheduled the More info

Publ. 17-09-2014 11:30
What is Quantum mechanics?
Carlo Beenakker will give a layman's talk on what quantum theory implies and what developments are taking place. More info
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Publ. 15-09-2014 07:35
Designing Synthetic Virus Particles for Gene Therapy
Researchers from Wageningen UR, together with colleagues from the University of Leiden, Eindhoven University of Technology and Radboud University Nijmegen, have successfully developed an artificial virus. This virus can be More info
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Publ. 01-09-2014 07:39
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Recent articles

Merlijn S. van Deen, Johannes Simon, Zorana Zeravcic, Simon Dagois-Bohy, Brian P. Tighe, and Martin van Hecke (2014) Contact changes near jamming, Physical Review E, 8, 90, 020202(R).

S. Mittal, J. Fan, S. Faez, A. Migdall, J. M. Taylor, and M. Hafezi (2014) Topologically Robust Transport of Photons in a Synthetic Gauge Field., Phys.Rev.Lett., 113, 087403.
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2 Oct, 10:00:55, Academy building
PhD Defense
Erwin Cornelis Heeres - IP: Manipulating carbon nanotubes Towards the application as novel field emission sources
Promotores: T.H. Oosterkamp and Prof. dr. N. de Jonge (Saarland Univ.)

8 Oct, 19:30:00, Sitterzaal 032
Colloquium Ehrenfestii
Charles Kane (UPenn/Niels Bohr Inst): Topological Boundary Modes from Hard to Soft Matter

9 Oct, 11:15:14, Academy building
PhD Defense
Meng He - Biophysics: Structural Changes in Single Chromatin Fibers Induced by Tension and Torsion
Promotor: Prof.dr. T. Schmidt, co-promotor: S.J.T. van Noort

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