First scientific conference on soft matter science opens in Binh Dinh

The first scientific conference on soft material July 15 opened at Quy Nhon City - based the International Centre of Interdisciplinary Science Education (ICISE).

Binh Dinh's Vice Chairman Nguyen Phi Long is welcoming the participants of the event.

The 7-day event, which is part of Meet Vietnam 2019 taking place from March to September, was attended by 50 scientists from 19 countries and territories around the world.

The meeting is an opportunity for Vietnamese scientists to meet, cooperate, share experience with and get updates from their colleagues around the world, thereby developing research on soft matter in Vietnam.

Soft matter is a subfield of condensed matter comprising a variety of physical systems that are deformed or structurally altered by thermal or mechanical stress of the magnitude of thermal fluctuations. They include liquids, colloids, polymers, foams, gels, granular materials, liquid crystals, and a number of biological materials.

After the first one, the similar conferences are expected to take place annually from now on.


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