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Event When Speaker Title Presentation Material
MLCW01 7th January 2013
10:00 to 11:00
T Sluckin Fluids with attitude
MLCW01 7th January 2013
11:30 to 12:30
OD Lavrentovich Liquid crystals, liquid crystal droplets and colloids: basic properties
MLCW01 7th January 2013
14:00 to 15:00
EG Virga Order tensors of equilibrium phases
MLCW01 7th January 2013
15:30 to 16:30
I Stewart Ericksen-Leslie theory for nematic liquid crystals and its developments
MLCW01 7th January 2013
16:30 to 17:30
D Frenkel T.B.A.
MLCW01 8th January 2013
09:00 to 09:40
EC Gartland Jr. An Overview of the Oseen-Frank elastic model and some symmetry aspects of the Straley Mean-Field model for Biaxial Nematic liquid crystals
MLCW01 8th January 2013
09:40 to 10:20
X Zheng On the Maier-Saupe theory of Nematic liquid crystals
MLCW01 8th January 2013
10:20 to 11:00
L Longa The Landau theory of liquid crystals and its molecular interpretation
MLCW01 8th January 2013
11:30 to 12:10
I Fatkullin Onsager - type theorias, where to from here?
MLCW01 8th January 2013
14:00 to 15:00
M Warner Solid liquid crystals
MLCW01 8th January 2013
15:30 to 16:30
H Yokoyama Molecular Origin of K13 Revisited
MLCW01 8th January 2013
16:30 to 17:30
EG Virga What an old problem has still to say: the infamous K13-case
MLCW01 8th January 2013
17:30 to 18:30
A-M Sonnet Hard core effects in mean field theories
MLCW01 9th January 2013
09:00 to 10:00
J Ball Function spaces and liquid crystals
MLCW01 9th January 2013
10:00 to 10:40
A Zarnescu On the cubic instability in the Q-tensor theory of nematics
MLCW01 9th January 2013
10:40 to 11:20
P Bauman Problems related to defects in nematic liquid crystals
MLCW01 9th January 2013
11:50 to 12:30
G Forest Defects in nematic polymer hydrodynamics: survey of our work over the past 10 years
MLCW01 9th January 2013
13:30 to 14:30
M Doi Onsager's Variational Principle in Soft Matter Dynamics
MLCW01 9th January 2013
14:30 to 15:30
C Zannoni Describing and determining the order of liquid crystals in the bulk and close to interfaces
MLCW01 9th January 2013
16:00 to 17:00
T Ratiu Geometric theories of conservative liquid crystal dynamics
MLCW01 10th January 2013
09:00 to 10:00
S Glotzer When shapes collide: finding order in disorder
MLCW01 10th January 2013
10:00 to 11:00
T Lubensky Liquid crystals and what they have taught us
MLCW01 10th January 2013
11:30 to 12:30
R Kamien Topological defects and the ground state manifold
MLCW01 10th January 2013
14:00 to 15:00
P Chossat The mathematics of pattern formation: a modern view
MLCW01 10th January 2013
15:30 to 16:30
J Dawes Localised pattern formation
MLCW01 11th January 2013
09:00 to 09:40
P Zhang From molecular symmetry to order parameters
MLCW01 11th January 2013
09:40 to 10:20
R Lauterbach Invariant theory: a useful tool for equivariant dynamics and the mathematics of liquid crystals
MLCW01 11th January 2013
10:20 to 11:00
G Gaeta Free energy according to Poincare' and Landau
MLCW01 11th January 2013
11:30 to 12:10
A Rucklidge Three-wave interactions in problems with two length scales: Faraday waves and soft-matter quasicrystals
MLCW01 11th January 2013
13:30 to 14:00
M Warner & M Osipov & J Ball Overviews of other MLC workshops
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