Soft Matter and Nanomaterials Lab

We have added a new research group website: Soft Matter and Nanomaterials Lab, U.S. Naval Academy, USA.

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October 2017 liquid crystal picture

The image of the smectic I phase of a hockey stick-shape mesogen, by Dorota Węgłowska, was selected as the October 2017 ILCS liquid crystal picture.

New Event: Coherent SAXS

02 - 04 October 2017: Coherent SAXS workshop at ALS User meeting 2017, Berkeley, California, USA

September 2017 liquid crystal picture

Image of a chiral nematic planar texture with unusual Grandjean-Cano lines, by Przemysław Wasiński, has been selected as the September 2017 ILCS liquid crystal picture.

Dr. Patricia Elisabeth Cladis (1937 - 2017)

On July 3, 2017 the international liquid crystal community lost one of its pioneers, Patricia E. Cladis, who was also an Honored Member of the International Liquid Crystal Society (ILCS).

Obituary of Dr. Patricia Elisabeth Cladis (1937 - 2017)

New Issue of Liquid Crystal Today

New issue of Liquid Crystal Today is available online.

August 2017 liquid crystal picture

Image of the clock-like texture of 5CB doped with a ruthenium complex, by Jun Yoshida, has been selected as the August 2017 ILCS liquid crystal picture.

Cliff Jones receives Katharine Burr Blodgett Medal of the IoP

Cliff Jones has been awarded one of the Institute of Physics' gold medals for 2017. Institute of Physics's gold medals reward outstanding and sustained contributions to physics by people of international reputation. Cliff has been recognised for his contributions to the application of physics in an industrial and commercial context. More information you will find on the website of the Institute of Physics (IOP).

Positions at Centre of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies

A post-doctoral and Ph.D. student position is open at the Centre of Molecular and Macromolecular Studies, Polish Academy of Sciences. More information about the positions can be found on the the website.

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July 2017 liquid crystal picture

Image of a reactive mesogen expanded onto glycerol, by Greta Cukrov, has been selected as the July 2017 ILCS liquid crystal picture.

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