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2016 Soft Matter Lectureship award!

15 March 2016. Damien has just been awarded the 2016 Soft Matter Lectureship award.

The Soft Matter Lectureship, delivered by the Royal Society of Chemistry is now in its seventh year. It is an annual award that honours an early-stage career researcher for their significant contribution to the soft matter field.

Previous awardees were Lucio Isa (ETH Z├╝rich), Eric Dufresne (Yale Univeristy), Eric Furst (University of Delaware), Patrick Doyle (MIT), Michael J. Solomon (University of Michigan), Bartosz Grzybowski (Northwestern University) and Emanuela Zaccarelli (University of Rome). More information on the award can be found there.