ABOUT US // WHAT IS ESMI?

The central objective of this ESMI proposal is to create a top-level interdisciplinary research infrastructure available to a broad European soft matter research community. 

ESMI offers the most important experimental and synthesis techniques and combines world-class infrastructures with cutting edge scientific expertise through a sophisticated networking programme. The anticipated JRA will further improve the existing infrastructure. Computer simulations being of increasing importance for the understanding and prediction of complex materials, ESMI offers access to simulation groups and their advanced tools.

The availability of such an infrastructure will provide soft matter scientists with a broad choice of techniques to address their scientific objectives. 

ESMI will strongly contribute to a fundamental understanding, allowing the development of new, tailored smart materials. 

Together with a platform for disseminating the results and educating a new generation of young soft matter scientists, ESMI represents an important added value to the European Research Area in nanoscience, nanotechnology and materials science. 

 

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News Overview
  • 1
    October 4th, 2016
    MICROSWIMMERS

    The DFG Priority Programme SPP 1726 is organizing an international conference on microswimmers at the Forschungszentrum cesar in ...

  • 2
    September 12th, 2016
    4TH INTERNATIONAL SOFT ...

    The ISMC2016 will be held in Grenoble, France from 12-16 September 2016 under the auspices of the SoftComp ...

  • 3
    September 22nd, 2015
    WORMLIKE MICELLES, EQUILIBRIUM ...

    The Physical Chemistry department of the University of Lund, Sweden is organising a one-day Symposium on a broad ...

  • 4
    September 21st, 2015
    SUMMER SCHOOL: MICROSWIMMERS

    The school will cover most relevant areas in the field of microswimmers and self-propelled particles, including experimental and ...

  • 5
    September 7th, 2015
    15TH EUROPEAN SCHOOL ...

    The European School on Rheology is a weeklong intensive short course, designed to give practicing engineers and scientists ...

  • 6
    June 8th, 2015
    ESMI ANNUAL MEETING ...

    This year annual meeting, which hosted more than 150 participants took place in the Hotel Excelsior La Fonte ...

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