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Soft Matter for Functional Materials #3: surface patterning and colloidal assembly

University of Bordeaux

The SoFun’3 Summer School offers innovative and multidisciplinary training for researchers working in fields related to surface science and colloidal assembly.

Renowned and dynamic lecturers will share their expertise, from the fundamentals to state-of-the-art methods, techniques and strategies to design functional colloidal particles and guide their assembly on surfaces, forming materials with tailored properties.

The course is open to doctoral students, post-doctoral fellows, academics and private actors in materials science.


Please note: due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the 2020 edition of the Bordeaux Summer Schools has been postponed until 2021.

Location Bordeaux, France
8 Jun 2020 - 12 Jun 2020
Levels PhD
Credits None
Program fee 340 EUR
Accommodation fee Included in program fee
Extra information about the fee:
340€ for doctoral students and post-doctoral fellows; 500€ for academic attendees; 800€ for industrial professionals, incl. VAT. Lodging, meals and social program costs will be covered for all participants. Transport from Bordeaux to Lège by bus is organized on June 8th (returning on June 12th). Travelling fees to Bordeaux remain at the participants’ expense.
Application deadline 8 April 2020
Entry requirements:
The course is primarily designed for young scientists (doctoral students, post-doctoral fellows and young researchers), but is also open to all researchers with experience or knowledge within the domain of Soft Matter for Functional Materials.
A CV and cover letter including current and past projects and detailing your motivation to attend this particular summer school will be required.
Contact information:
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