Workshop Details
Hydrophobicity: From Theory, to Simulation, to Experiment
07/17/2018 - 07/21/2018
Meeting Description:

Hydrophobicity remains to be a very active, and somewhat controversial, research field despite the extensive studies from both experimental and theoretical approaches. The emerging current interest on superhydrophobic surfaces has not only introduced many industrial applications, but also led to a new conceptual widening of the term "hydrophobicity". Many recent research activities focus on nanoscale dewetting, confined water dynamics, Janus interface, surface topography effect, salt ion effect, superhydrophobic surface design, and so on. However, uncovering the underlying molecular mechanism of various complex systems still presents a major challenge and is thus the subject of many ongoing experimental and theoretical efforts. The purpose of this workshop is to bring together contributors in this multi-disciplinary field (physical chemists, biologists, material scientists, and nanotechnologists) to discuss recent advances and challenges in this exciting field.

Notes:

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Meeting Venue:

Telluride Intermediate School
725 West Colorado Ave Telluride, CO 81435

Registered Meeting Participants:
Participant Organization Arrival Information Departure Information Interested in Sharing Transportation?
Abbott, Nicholas University of Wisconsin-Madison 7/16
7/21
Ashbaugh, Hank Tulane University
Ben-Amotz, Dor Purdue University 7/16
7/20
Cremer, Paul Penn State University 7/17
7/21
Dagastine, Raymond The University of Melbourne 7/16
7/21
Y
Folberth, Angelina TU Darmstadt 7/16
7/21
Gibb, Bruce Tulane University 7/16
7/21
Hassanali, Ali International Centre for Theoretical Physics 7/16
7/22
Y
Heyda, Jan UCT, Prague
Jungwirth, Pavel Academy of Sciences 7/16
7/20
Khajehpour, Mazdak University of Manitoba 7/16
7/22
Koga, Kenichiro Okayama University 7/16
7/20
Morita, Akihiro Tohoku University 7/16
7/22
Patel, Amish University of Pennsylvania 7/16
7/22
Pettitt, Monte University of Texas Medical Branch
Roke, Sylvie EPFL STI IBI LBP 7/16
7/20
Y
Savin, Daniel University of Florida 7/16
7/20
van der Vegt, Nico Technische Universität Darmstadt 7/16
7/21
Weeks, John D. University of Maryland 7/16
7/21
White, Stephen Univ. of California, Irvine 7/16
7/21
Willard, Adam MIT 7/15
7/21

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