The 4th International Soft Matter Conference (ISMC 2016) & other Conferences

Salvatore (ESR1) has attended the 4th international Soft Matter conference ( in Grenoble (France) in the week 12-16 September 2016. This conference was the biggest meeting in Europe for Soft Matter Science and there were nearly 700 people from thirty-seven different nationalities and from many different disciplines, including 14 industrial companies. There were talks covering polymers, colloids, active matter and many other topics. Salvatore presented  a poster titled “Elasticity and surface segregation properties of polymers mixtures: Nanomaterial engineering” on Tuesday 13th. Grenoble is an important scientific centre and also the headquarter of the ILL (European neutron facility) and the ESRF(European synchrotron radiation facility).


Copyright: Serge Claisse, ILL Grenoble


The ESR’s have attended a multitude of conferences where they have presented their research to the audience / attendees:

Adhesion Conference (Euradh 2016) Glasgow, UK.

IUPAC Conference on Physical Organic Chemistry, July 2016, Sydney, Australia.

ECIS, September 2016, Rome, Italy.

IUPAC conference on Ionic Polymerization. September 2016, Durham, UK.

International Symposium on Free Radicals, August 2-016, Hayama, Japan.

ECIS, June 2017, Florence, Italy.

AN2017, Structural Adhesive Bonding 2017, Porto, Portugal.

15th Conference on Methods *& Applications in Fluorescence, September 2017, Bruges, Belgium.