The 4th Playing Colloidal Mikado Workshop on the topic of Rod-like LC in equilibrium and out-of equilibrium will be held in CNRS, Bordeaux from 16-17 November 2016, under the auspices of DiStruc. Read more



DiStruc Family Event, Christ Church, Oxford, 9 July 2016

Make your own fibres, explore the micro-world, walk on custard and more! 

Join the DiStruc fellows for a family fun day, tailored for primary-school and secondary-school audiences. Get involved in our range of hands-on soft matter-related experiments and playful activities. This is a great opportunity to meet face-to-face with young scientists and become more involved in science. Read more 

The Playing Colloidal Mikado III, will be held in Eindhoven, on 17-18 February 2016. This two-days workshop is organized and supported by DiStruc and it has a diverse and highly interesting programme. Invited speakers will discuss current developments in the field of Soft Matter focusing on non-spherical colloidal particles and colloidal rods. Read more


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Grant Agreement No 641839.