Programme Schedule

6 June 2018, Wednesday

   
Time Program
0830 On-site Registration
0855 Welcome Remarks
 
SESSION – 1

Chair: Massimo Pica CIAMARRA

0900
Steve GRANICK Some Surprises and Open Questions in Modern Materials Science
Institute for Basic Science Center for Soft and Living Matter, Korea
0930
Hartmut LÖWEN Designing active colloidal molecules and clusters
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
1000
Qun-li LEI Non-equilibrium Strong Hyperuniform Fluids of Athermal Active Circle Swimmers with Giant Local Fluctuations
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
1020
Holger MERLITZ Active Brownian particles in activity gradients
Institut Theorie der Polymere, Germany
1040
Tea Break
 
SESSION – 2

Chair: Hartmut LÖWEN

1110
Bulbul CHAKRABORTY Shear Jamming and Shear Thickening: A View from Force Space
Brandeis University, USA
1140
Yujie WANG Structural and Topological Nature of Plasticity in Sheared Granular Materials
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
1200
Yuliang JIN A stability-reversibility map unifies elasticity, plasticity, yielding and jamming in hard sphere glasses
Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
1220
Masanari SHIMADA Spatial structure of quasilocalized low-frequency vibrations in amorphous solids
The University of Tokyo, Japan
1240
Lunch / Poster Session
 
SESSION – 3

Chair: Bulbul CHAKRABORTY

1420
Gilles TARJUS Glassy dynamics of dense particles assemblies on a spherical substrate
UPMC-Sorbonne Universite, France
1450
Hajime TANAKA Impact of hydrodynamic interactions on self-organization of soft matter
University of Tokyo, Japan
1520
Kyohei TAKAE Antiferroelectric phase transition controlled by frustration between steric and dipolar interactions
University of Tokyo, Japan
1540
Zexin ZHANG Glassy Dynamics in 2D Melting of Colloidal Crystal
Soochow University, China
1600 Tea Break
 
SESSION – 4

Chair: Hajime TANAKA

1630
Arjun G. YODH Structure-dynamics connections in colloidal supercooled fluids and glassy materials
University of Pennsylvania, USA
1700
Hayato SHIBA Isolating long-wavelength fluctuation from structural relaxation in 2D glassy dynamics
Tohoku University, Japan
1720
Takeshi KAWASAKI Identification of the time-scales that support violation or preservation of Stokes-Einstein relation in supercooled water
Nagoya University, Japan
1740
Kallol PAUL Enhanced dynamic heterogeneity in model active glass forming liquids
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Hyderabad, India
1800 Reception

7 June 2018, Thursday

   
Time Program
 

 
SESSION – 5

Chair: Arjun G. YODH

0900
Jacques PROST Molecular motor collections and elementary contractile unit
National University of Singapore, Singapore
0930
Peter G. BOLHUIS Simulating biomolecular and soft matter systems at multiple length and time scales
University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands
1000
Yanwei LI Two-dimensional melting of deformable particles in a model of biological tissues
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
1020
Miho YANAGISAWA Single Microgels Prepared in Artificial Cells
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
1040
Tea Break
 
SESSION – 6

Chair: Peter G. BOLHUIS

1110
Paul CHAIKIN Freeform Colloidal Architecture using DNA Origami
New York University, USA
1140
J. FERNANDEZ-CASTANON Mechanical properties of DNA hydrogels gelling and melting on cooling
Sapienza–Università di Roma, Italy
1200
F. BURLA Stress-management in hybrid biopolymer networks
Department of Living Matter, AMOLF, the Netherlands
1200
Valentino BIANCO Selection, folding, stability and aggregation of proteins in a water-protein coarse grain model
University of Vienna, Austria
1240
Group Photo
1245
Lunch / Poster Session
 
SESSION – 7

Chair: Paul CHAIKIN

1420
David A. WEITZ Novel soft materials produced from droplet templates using microfluidics
Harvard University, USA
1450
Marjolein DIJKSTRA Predicting and designing the self-assembly of colloidal particles: a computer game
Utrecht University, the Netherlands
1520
Kota MITSUMOTO Orientational ordering of closely packed Janus particles
Osaka University, Japan
1540
D. Martin A. BUZZA Anisotropic self-assembly from isotropic colloidal building blocks
University of Hull, UK
1600
Tea Break
 
SESSION – 8

Chair: Marjolein DIJKSTRA

1630
Penger TONG Colloidal diffusion over complex potential landscapes: From periodic, quasi-periodic and random potentials to live cell membranes
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China
1700
Janne-Mieke MEIJER Convectively Assembled Crystals of Cubic Colloids
Utrecht University, the Netherlands
1720
Hreedish KAKOTY Self Purification of Colloidal Clusters Under Optical Trap
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
1740
José RUIZ-FRANCO Equilibrium colloidal gels under shear
Sapienza–Università di Roma, Italy
1830 Transfer to Banquet Venue
1930 Conference Dinner

8 June 2018, Friday

   
Time Program
 

 
SESSION – 9

Chair: Penger TONG

0900
Yilong HAN Compressing binary crystals into glasses
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, China
0930
Antonio CONIGLIO Scaling and Universality in the glass and jamming transitions in finite dimensions for hard spheres
Università di Napoli “FedericoII”, Italy
1000
F. BOMBOI DNA Vitrimers

Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
1020
Rémi DREYFUS Designing plasmonic-based colloidal pH microsensors
CNRS-Solvay-University of Pennsylvania, USA
1040
Tea Break
 
SESSION – 10

Chair: Antonio CONIGLIO

1110
Srikanth SASTRY Yielding, jamming, memory, and non-equilibrium transitions in cyclically driven matter
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur Campus, India
1140
Kang CHEN Structure and dynamics of active colloidal cell
Soochow University, China
1200
Ryota SAKAMOTO Boundary induced actomyosin wave and symmetry breaking of active gels
Kyushu University, Japan
1220
Jiajia ZHOU Cross interaction drives stratification in drying film of binary colloidal mixtures
Beihang University, China
1240
Lunch / Poster Session
 
SESSION – 11

Chair: Srikanth SASTRY

1420
Itamar PROCACCIA Shear Banding Instabilities: Energetics and Statistical Mechanics
The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
1450
Heinrich M. JAEGER Granular Matter by Design
The University of Chicago, USA
1520
S. H. E. RAHBARI Characterizing rare fluctuations in soft particulate flows
Korea Institute for Advanced Study, South Korea
1540
Andrea NINARELLO Shaping microgels in simulations
Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy
1600
Tea Break
 
SESSION – 12

Chair: Heinrich M. JAEGER

1630
Eric CLEMENT Bacterial fluids and applications: towards a macroscopic control of the swimming activity
Sorbonne University, France
1700
Samia OUHAJJI Assembly of Helical Chains from Photo-Responsive Colloidal Spheres
Utrecht University, the Netherlands
1720
Ignacio MARTIN-FABIANI Design and Optimization of Antibacterial Colloidal Films
Loughborough University, UK
1740
Hortense Le FERRAND Magnetic assembly of colloidal microplatelets in concentrated periodic microstructures
ETH Zürich, Switzerland
1800 Poster Awards
1805 Closing Remarks