Frontiers in Active and Soft Matter 2023

Venue: University of Hyderabad & TIFR Hyderabad, India
February 10-11, 2023

Soft matter science deals with the effects of mechanical or thermal fluctuations close to room temperature. A significant development in recent years has been the inclusion of active matter.

This two-day-long meeting, jointly organized by the University of Hyderabad (UoH, School of Physics) and TIFR Hyderabad (TIFR-H), aims to bring together both experts and young researchers to foster discussion and collaboration.

Tentative list of invited Speakers

  • Prof. Sriram Ramaswamy (IISc, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. Chandan Dasgupta (IISc, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. Rama Govindarajan (ICTS-TIFR, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. Sarika Bhattacharyya (NCL, Pune)

  • Prof. Deepak Dhar (IISER Pune)

  • Prof. Sumesh Thampi (IIT Chennai)

  • Prof. Shradha Mishra (IIT BHU, Varanasi)

  • Prof. Vijay Kumar K (ICTS-TIFR, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. P B Sunil Kumar (IIT Palakad)

  • Prof. Ambarish Ghosh (IISc, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. Shivasurender Chandran (IITK)

  • Prof. Sanjay Puri (JNU)

  • Prof. V S S Sastry (UoH)

  • Prof. Gautam Menon (Ashoka)

  • Prof. Mustansir Barma (TIFR-H)

  • Prof. Ranjini Bandyopadhyay (RRI, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. Shankar Ghosh (TIFR, Mumbai)

  • Prof. Rajesh Ganapathy (JNCASR, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. Deepak Kumar (IIT Delhi)

  • Prof. N V Madhusudana (RRI, Bengaluru)

  • Prof. V A Raghunathan (RRI, Bengaluru)

  • and Many Others ...


Tata Institute of Fundamental Research-Hyderabad (TIFR-H), India.

University of Hyderabad, India


Organizing Committee

  • Surajit Dhara (UoH, India)
  • Smarajit Karmakar (TIFR-H, India)
  • Shyamal Biswas (UoH, India)
  • Prasad Perlekar (TIFR-H, India)
  • V Subrahmanyam (UoH, India)
  • Kabir Ramola (TIFR-H, India)
  • Saroj Kumar Nandi (TIFR-H, India)






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