A Life in Liquid Crystals - An International Meeting in Honour of Professor John Goodby FRS

Thursday 22 September 2016, 10.00AM to 6:00pm

10.00 to 10.20 Welcome and introduction

10.20 to 11.00 Isabel Saez - "Supermolecular Materials"

11.00 to 11.20 Richard Mandle – “Liquid Crystalline Display Materials”

12.00 to 11.40 Craig Archbold – “The effects of chiral doping on a methylene linked liquid crystal dimer exhibiting the N TB phase”

11.40 to 12.00 Coffee

12.00 to 12.20 Jagdish Vij – “AFLC subphases”

12.20 to 1.00   Yves Queneau – “Liquid crystal glycolipids: the delicate contribution of carbohydrates to self-organization”

1.00 to 2.00 Lunch

2.00 to 2.40 Claudio Zannoni - "Modelling of Liquid Crystals"

2.40 to 3.00 Mark Sims – “Rationalising properties of dyes in liquid crystal hosts”

3.00 to 3.40 Maria Godinho “Shaping fibres and films from cellulose liquid crystals”

3.40 to 4.00 Coffee

4.00 to 4.40 Helen Gleeson “Twisting and bending through the years”

4.40 to 5.00 Stephen Cowling “John Goodby - A life in liquid crystals”

5.00 to 5.40 John Goodby ”Does shape matter?”

Location: Department of Chemistry - A101 for talks, A102 for refreshments