Bordeaux, France

Soft Matter for Functional Materials

online course
when 14 June 2021 - 18 June 2021
language English
duration 1 week

The online 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.

Target group

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.

Language requirements: classes and exchanges are conducted in English. Candidates should have at least a B2 level of English or equivalent.

Candidates must provide a CV and cover letter including current and past projects and detailing their motivation to attend this particular summer school.

Course aim

Course content is delivered remotely and will provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the principles behind the design and applications of structured surfaces employing colloidal building blocks.

Fee info

EUR 0: Participation fee: free of charge for University of Bordeaux participants.
EUR 180: Participation fee: 180€ for external doctoral students, post-doctoral fellows, young researchers and academics; 360€ for industrial professionals, incl. VAT.