Previous Events

Jun 16, 2008 Fernando Fraternali (University of Salerno)
An Eigendeformation Approach to Brittle Fracture
May 19, 2008 Patrick Anderson (TU Eindhoven)
Applications of the diffuse-interface method
Apr 14, 2008 Gilles Francfort (Université Paris-Nord)
Variational brittle fracture: evolution, branching and approximation
Jan 28, 2008 Gerhard Gompper (Forschungszentrum Jülich)
Mesoscale Hydrodynamics Simulations of Vesicles and Cells under Flow
Jan 21, 2008 Eberhard Wassermann (University Duisburg-Essen)
Martensite: thousands of years applied – still not understood?
Jan 14, 2008 Marino Arroyo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya)
Dynamics of fluid membranes and budding of vesicles
Dec 3, 2007 Harald Pleiner (Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research)
Nematic liquid crystal and magnetic elastomers and gels
Jul 9, 2007 Stefan Odenbach (TU Dresden)
Ferrofluids - magnetically controllable fluids
May 21, 2007 Ralf Drautz (University of Oxford)
Valence-dependent analytic bond-order potential for transition metals
May 14, 2007 Lev Truskinovsky (Ecole Polytechnique)
Thermodynamic behavior of conservative mechanical systems
May 7, 2007 Thomas Nattermann (Universität zu Köln)
A new criterion for crack formation in disordered solids
Jan 29, 2007 Frank Mücklich (Universität des Saarlandes)
Laser-Interference-Metallurgy - long range ordered micro/nano surface architectures through interference
Jan 22, 2007 Dieter Bothe (RWTH Aachen)
Modeling and simulation of two-phase flows with surfactants
Dec 11, 2006 Laurent Boué (Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris)
Dec 4, 2006 Rumiana Dimova (MPI of Colloids and Interfaces, Golm)
Giant vesicles - a handy tool for mimicking the cell membrane
Nov 20, 2006 Joachim Krug (Universität zu Köln)
Mesoscopic description of step dynamics on crystal surfaces
Jul 3, 2006 Felix Hildebrand (TU Berlin, Engineering Science)
Feb 13, 2006 Patrick Bruno (Max Planck Institute for Microstructure Physics)
Berry phase, topology, and diabolictiy in anisotropic spin systems
Feb 6, 2006 Bernd Rauschenbach (Leibniz-Institute of Surface Modification, Leipzig)
Ion Beam Induced Nanostructures
Jan 30, 2006 Oliver Schmidt (MPI für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart)
Nanochannel networks, micro- and nanotube light emitters and waveguides, ultra-compact coils
Jan 23, 2006 Andrew Belmonte (Pennsylvania State University)
Breaking noodles under impact: stress and buckling in brittle rods
Jan 16, 2006 Claudio Serpico (Universita di Napoli "Federico II")
Nonlinear Magnetization Dynamics in Nanomagnets Driven by Spin-Polarized Currents
Dec 12, 2005 Rudolf Schäfer (IFW Dresden, Germany)
The Magnetic Microstructure of Bulk Ferromagnets
Dec 5, 2005 Christoph Neinhuis (TU Dresden)
Nov 7, 2005 Ina Schmidt (Universität der Bundeswehr Hamburg, Institut für Mechanik)
Experimental observations on superelastic NiTi-Shape Memory Alloys and suggestions for modelling
Jun 20, 2005 Ludwig Schultz (Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research, Dresden)
Jun 13, 2005 Franz Roters (MPI for Iron Research GmbH, Düsseldorf)
Development of a dislocation density based constitutive model for crystal plasticity FEM with special regard to grain boundaries
May 23, 2005 Hanns-Christof Spatz (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität)
Biological Paragons for the Development of Light-Weight-Materials
May 2, 2005 Dagmar Goll (Max-Planck-Institut für Metallforschung)
Tailor-made modern high-quality magnets and high-density recording systems
Apr 25, 2005 Anja Schlömerkemper (MPI MiS, Leipzig)
An introduction to the mechanics and physics of shape-memory alloys
Feb 7, 2005 Dierk Raabe (MPI for Iron Research, Düsseldorf)
Simulationen und Modelle zur Kristallmechanik
Jan 31, 2005 Eduard Arzt (MPI für Metallforschung/Universität Stuttgart)
"Nanomechanik": Festigkeit durch Miniaturisierung in Metallen und Biosystemen
Jan 24, 2005 Jens Eggers (University of Bristol)
Jan 17, 2005 Ekhard Salje (University of Cambridge)
Non-linear elasticity and some mathematical puzzles
Dec 6, 2004 Erhard Hornbogen (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
Ferroic materials and anomalous strains
Nov 29, 2004 Sérgio H. Faria (MPI MiS, Leipzig)
On the continuous diversity of nature, its modeling and applications to complex systems
Nov 22, 2004 Peter Fratzl (MPI for Colloids and Interfaces, Golm)
Nov 15, 2004 Thomas Hochrainer (Universität Karlsruhe)
A continuum theory of curved dislocation-lines from a differential geomtric approach
Nov 8, 2004 Heidemarie Schmidt (Universität Leipzig)
Electronic, phononic, and magnetic properties of zinc oxide alloys
Oct 18, 2004 Dieter Fischer (Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria)
Diffusion in multicomponent systems
Jul 12, 2004 Dietrich Hesse (MPI für Mikrostrukturphysik Halle)
Jul 5, 2004 Jörg Kotthaus (LMU München)
Jun 28, 2004 Marius Grundmann (Universität Leipzig)
Jun 7, 2004 Michael Metzger (Siemens AG Erlangen)
May 17, 2004 Riccardo Hertel (MPI für Mikrostrukturphysik Halle)
May 10, 2004 Michael Moske (caesar, Bonn)
Apr 26, 2004 Peter Rudolph (Institut für Kristallzüchtung Berlin)
Apr 19, 2004 Gisela Schütz (MPI für Metallforschung Stuttgart)
May 19, 2003 Paolo Podio-Guidugli (University Rome 2 "Tor Vergata")
May 19, 2003 Morton Gurtin (Carnegie Mellon University)
Plasticity of single-crystals at the micron level: a gradient theory that accounts for geometrically necessary dislocations
Feb 4, 2002 John Raymond Willis (University of Cambridge, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, United Kingdom)
to be announced
Jan 21, 2002 Giorgio Bertotti (Istituto Elettrotecnico Nazionale Galileo Ferraris)
Oct 29, 2001 Andre Thiaville (Université de Paris-Sud, Orsay, Laboratoire Physique des Solides, France)
Oct 15, 2001 Huajian Gao (MPI für Metallforschung Stuttgart)
Surface instability and cusp formation in heteroepitaxial thin films
Dec 4, 2000 Alberto Cuitino (Rutgers Universit)
Nonlinear Modeling of Open Cell Solid Foams
Dec 17, 1999 Giuseppe Marrucci (Universita di Napoli Federico II)
Jul 19, 1999 Giorgio Bertotti (IEN G. Ferraris, Torino)
Feb 1, 1999 Ralf Stannarius (University of Leipzig)
Jan 11, 1999 Harald Pleiner (MPI für Polymerforschung, Mainz)
Dec 7, 1998 Holger Stark (Universität Stuttgart)

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