Theo Murphy international scientific meeting organised by Dr Susanne Klein, Professor Peter Raynes FRS and Professor Roy Sambles FRS
This conference will bring together world leaders plus young researchers in two areas: isotropic particles in anisotropic liquid crystals and colloidal liquid crystals (clay platelets or carbon nanotubes in isotropic fluids for example). These two areas of modern materials research are rich in complex science and have substantial applications potential ranging from e-inks through to biofluidics.
Biographies of the organisers and speakers are available below. Audio recordings of the presentations are freely available and the programme can be downloaded here. Papers will be published in a future issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences