This summer Linda Hirst co-chaired the liquid crystals Gordon Conference with Torsten Hegmann.
The next meeting will be in 2019 – at Salve Regina College, chaired by Ivan I. Smalyukh and Dirk J. Broer.
Congratulations Sheida on receiving the UC Merced graduate Opportunity fellowship! Sheida is working on liquid crystal nano-composites and has developed a new process to create three-dimensional structures. This fellowship will fund Sheida’s research for academic year 2017/18.
You can read about some of her recent research here
SPIE newsroom 2017
SPIE proceedings 2017