Workshop Details
Complexity in the Chemistry and Physics of Lipid Membranes
07/09/2018 - 07/13/2018
Meeting Description:

Despite the important roles they play in cell membrane structure and function, lipid assemblies remain poorly characterized from a molecular perspective. Whether lipids mix or phase segregate and on what length scales, how membrane composition confers macroscopic properties such as membrane flexibility, curvature and permeability, and how membranes maintain asymmetric distributions of lipids across the bilayer are all questions that relate directly to how lipid assemblies sustain cellular integrity. This workshop will bring together leading investigators to discuss recent experimental and theoretical advances and identify pressing challenges in the field of lipid membrane chemistry and physics.


IMPORTANT: Festival lodging rates will go into effect on the night of Friday the 13th. To avoid the rate increase, you should depart on the 13th. If your flight out of Montrose does not leave until Saturday the 14th, TSRC suggests eating dinner in Telluride on the night of the 13th, taking the shuttle to Montrose after dinner, and staying at the Hampton Inn next to the airport. You will receive a discount at the Hampton Inn by saying you are a TSRC scientist.

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Meeting Venue:

Telluride Intermediate School
725 West Colorado Ave Telluride, CO 81435

Meeting Details:

Workshop Price: $ 390.00
Early Bird Lodging Discount Available Until: 02/15/2018

A $100.00 discount is applied to your lodging cost when you register before 02/15/2018.

Cancellation Policy: TSRC can only guarantee refunds on registration fees and lodging charges prior to the "cancellation deadline" date of your specific workshop, which in this case is 06/09/2018. Please take out travel insurance if you may have to cancel after this date.

Registered Meeting Participants:
Participant Organization Arrival Information Departure Information Interested in Sharing Transportation?
Bain, Colin Durham University 7/8
Cicuta, Pietro University of Cambridge 7/8
Conboy, John University of Utah 7/8
Daniel, Susan Cornell University 7/7
Fletcher, Daniel University of California, Berkeley
Groves, Jay T UC Berkeley 7/9
Katsaras, John Oak Ridge National Laboratory 7/8
Kim, Judy UC San Diego
Lee, Ka Yee The University of Chicago 7/8
Lipowsky, Reinhard Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces 7/8
Lyman, Edward University of Delaware 7/8
Mark, Alan University of Queensland 7/8
Parikh, Atul UC DAVIS 7/8
Rangamani, Padmini UCSD 7/8
Roke, Sylvie EPFL STI IBI LBP 7/8
Santore, Maria University of Massachusetts
Smith, Adam W. University of Akron 7/8
Staykova, Margarita Durham University 7/8
Walker, Robert Montana State University 7/8
Webb, Simon School of Chemistry, University of Manchester 7/8
Williamson, John The Francis Crick Institute 7/8

Telluride Science Research Center
Post Office Box 2429, Telluride CO 81435
Tel: + 970.708.4426
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