The Adolphe Merkle Institute is currently closed, following the instructions of the Swiss government.  All members of the Soft Matter Physics Group can be reached by email.


Soft Matter Physics Group

The Soft Matter Physics Group studies the interplay of stucture formtation down to the 10-nm scale with a range of materials properties.  There include energy materials for solar cells and batteries, biological optical materials, optical meta-materials, and bioinpired mechanical and sureface materials. 

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