Event Name

4th International Soft Matter Conference (ISMC2016)

Start Date 12th Sep 2016
End Date 16th Sep 2016

The 4th International Soft Matter Conference will be held at the Alpexpo Alpes Congrès in Grenoble, France  from 12-16th  September 2016. Three previous conferences were held in Aachen (2007), Granada (2010) and Rome (2013), and brought together up to 800 experimentalists and theorists working in the Soft Matter field.

The conference covers both the fundamental and applied aspects of Soft Matter and Complex Systems.

Local organisers of ISMC2016 include scientists from the large-scale facilities ILL and ESRF as well as from the Grenoble University and other research organisations such as CEA, CNRS, and INPG in Grenoble.


  • Active Matter
  • Biomaterials
  • Cellular Biophysics
  • Colloids and Polymers (including Biopolymers)
  • Organisation and Dynamical Processes in Complex Fluids
  • Functional Soft Materials and Soft Matter Technology
  • Self Assembly
  • Microfluidics and Interfacial Phenomena
  • Soft Glasses, Gels and Foam
Location Grenoble
URL http://www.ismc2016.org/

Category Conferences
Topics Biological macromolecules | Solid-state physics