Imagery for Insight into Material Structure

A Symposium in Honor of Thomas A. Witten

November 2-3, 2013

Registration and hotel group rate deadline is Friday October 25

This conference aims to bring together a diverse collection of scientists in theoretical and experimental condensed matter, putting an emphasis on the intuitive and visual approach that have often characterized Tom's many contributions to the field.

On the morning of Saturday November 2nd, as a satellite to this conference, two tutorial lectures for students and postdocs on stress focusing and geometry will be delivered by Enrique Cerda and Chris Santangelo.

Invited Speakers include:

Arlette Baljon

Robin Ball

Michael Brenner

Françoise Brochard-Wyart

Enrique Cerda

Paul Chaikin

Emily Ching

Susan Coppersmith

Efi Efrati

Ajay Gopinathan

John Hopfield

Ka Yee Lee

Anthony Maggs

John Marko

Scott Milner

Naomi Oppenheimer

David Quéré

Samuel Safran

Leonard Sander

Christian Santangelo

Matthew Tirrell

Wim van Saarloos

Shankar Venkataramani

David Weitz

Matthieu Wyart