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. 

Research Topics


Ulli Steiner has received an ERC Advanced Grant.

Open Positions

We have 4 open PhD positions in the new ERC funded project “Photonic Structural Materials with Controlled Disorder”.