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NANOTRANS annual meeting at Cumberland Lodge, UK

workshops 25/03/2019

This year our annual meeting will take place at Cumberland Lodge, UK, starting March 25. All ESRs will discuss their work with PIs from member and associate institutions.

Lisa Weiss won best soundbite presentation at the Italian Soft Days in Padua

people 18/09/2018

Lisa won a prize for the best soundbite presentation at the Italian Soft Days in Padua, taking place on September 13 and 14. Congratulations, Lisa!

Festivaletteratura, Mantua

people 07/09/2018

ESRs Sara Dal Cengio, Jérôme Hardoüin and Ivan Palaia will represent NANOTRANS at Festivaletteratura in Mantua, Italy, on September 5-9!

Sara and Jérôme will interview Sabine Hossenfelder, author of Lost in Math, on Friday at 7 pm at Scienceground, the festival's scientific area.

Check out the program of the Festival and Scienceground!

NANOTRANS ESR Workshop, Vienna

workshops 20/08/2018

The NANOTRANS ESR Workshop took place on August 20 - 24 at the University of Vienna.

ESRs gave small lectures on selected topics. They explained their scientific research to each others to promote cooperation. Check out the complete program in the pdf file!

And, with the help of ALOOP, an outreach video will soon appear on this page!

CECAM workshop on Phoretic effects at the nanoscale, Lausanne

workshops 18/04/2018

NANOTRANS PIs Jure Dobnikar, Benjamin Rotenberg, Daan Frenkel and Emmanuel Trizac organize a workshop about Phoretic effects at the nanoscale. The workshop will take place on April 18-20 at CECAM, in Lausanne. People from many different NANOTRANS nodes will be present.

More information here.

Mamisoa Nomena wins poster prize at Food Colloids 2018 conference

people 12/04/2018

Mamisoa Emma Nomena won the poster prize at the 17th Food Colloids conference, that took place on April 8-11 at the University of Leeds, UK.

Congratulations, Emma!

Training session and midterm meeting, Paris

training 12/03/2018

Upcoming training session for NanoTrans ESRs on March 13-15, in Paris. On the following two days, general midterm meeting with ESRs, PIs and Project Manager.

The 2017 Silver Medal of CNRS awarded to Lydéric Bocquet

people 17/12/2017

Lydéric Bocquet, from the CNRS node of NANOTRANS, was awarded the 2017 Silver Medal of CNRS by the Institute of Physics. The CNRS Silver Medal honors researchers who are only at the beginning of their rise to fame, but who are already recognized nationally and internationally for the originality, quality, and importance of their work.


Marco Balabajew Rev. Sci. Inst. (2017) paper selected as Editor's Pick

people 08/12/2017

The article "Contact-free calibration of an asymmetric multi-layer interferometer for the surface force balance" was selected as Editor's Pick of the Review of Scientic Instruments.



Cohen Lectures of the Northwestern University to Daan Frenkel

people 16/10/2017

The Department of Materials Science & Engineering will be hosting the Jerome B. Cohen Distinguished Lecture presented by Daan Frenkel 1968 Professor of Theoretical Chemistry, University of Cambridge.