Active Soft and Biological Matter: A Conference in honour of Jacques Prost 30th September - 5th October 2012

Organising Committee:

  • Ramin Golestanian (Oxford)
  • Jean-Francois Joanny (Paris)
  • Frank Julicher (Dresden)

Scientific Committee:

  • A. Ajdari (Saint-Gobain)
  • E. Sackmann (Munich)
  • P. Pincus (UCSB)
  • E. Brézin (ENS)
  • F. Brochard (Curie)
  • P. Maestro (Rhodia)
  • M. Bourrel (Total)

Invited Speakers:
  • P. Chaikin (New York University)
  • L. Peliti (Universita di Napoli "Federico II")
  • L. Leibler (ESPCI, Paris)
  • O. Campas (Harvard University)
  • P. Martin (Institut Curie, Paris)
  • S. Ramaswamy (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore)
  • T. Lubensky (University of Pennsylvania)
  • J. Toner (University of Oregon)
  • D. Nelson (Harvard University)
  • R. Bruinsma (University of California, Los Angeles)
  • G. Cappello (Institut Curie, Paris)
  • G. Oster (University of California, Berkeley)
  • A. Libchaber (Rockefeller University, New York)
  • J. Spudich (Stanford University)
  • S. Ishiwata (Waseda University, Tokyo)
  • D. Riveline (Université de Strasbourg)
  • P. Pullarkat (Raman Research Institute, Bangalore)
  • C. Petit (Collège de France, Paris)
  • A. Maggs (ESPCI, Paris)
  • K. Kinosita (Waseda University, Tokyo)
  • J. Hudspeth (Rockefeller University, New York)
  • L. Mahadevan * (Harvard University)
  • M. Brenner (Harvard University)
  • K. Kruse (University of Saarbrucken)
  • J. Kaes (University of Leipzig)
  • V. Croquette * (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris)

* To be confirmed