Soft Matter Physics

"... These beautiful soap bubbles, which are
 the delight of our children."
                                 - Pierre-Gilles De Gennes

Biological Physics

"How would we express in terms of the statistical theory the marvelous faculty of a living organism?"
                                       - Erwin Schrödinger

Statistical Physics

"More is different"
                                     - Philip W. Anderson

Soft Matter, Biological and Statistical Physics
Research Group

Events > Group Meetings & Seminars


Date Speaker Title
94/10/20 Leili Javidpour
IPM
Discrete Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Protein Folding in Nanopores
94/09/22 Hossein Salari
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Thermodynamic of DNA Double Helix in Different Topologies (I)
94/09/08 Amir Abbasi
Tehran Univ.
and

Arghavan Partovi
KNTU
MD Simulation of an RNA Hairpin Folding in Different Ionic Concentrations
94/08/24 Hamid Seyyed-Allaei
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Vortex with Four-fold Defect Lines in a Simple Model of Self-propelled Particles
94/08/17   Video replay of the KITP seminar video "Tracer Diffusion in a Dilute Swimmer Suspension" by Julia Yeomans (Univ. of Oxford & KITP) [URL Link]
94/08/10 Kasra Hejazi
IPM
Surface Growth Processes and an Elevated Noise Model
94/08/03 Ali Naji
IPM
Anti-fragility in Coulomb Fluids
94/07/26   Video replay of the KITP Blackboard Lunch "Active Matter: What is it?" by Cristina Marchetti (Syracuse Univ. & KITP) [URL Link]
94/07/12 Hossein Nili
IPM
How Do Active Particles Affect Flow Characteristics?
94/07/12 Hossein Nili
IPM
How Do Active Particles Affect Flow Characteristics?
94/07/05 Yasmin Moghadamnia
Alzahra Univ.
The Effects of Environmental Disturbances on Tumor Growth
94/06/23   Discussion Session
94/03/25 Elnaz Jannesar
K. N. Toosi Univ. of Technology
Manipulation of Bioparticles using AC Electrokinetics
94/03/18 Yasmin Moghadamnia
Alzahra Univ.
Review session: Cancer Modeling and Simulation (I)
94/03/18 Leili Javidpour
IPM
Electrostatics of Nanoparticle Encapsidation in Multivalent Ionic Fluids
94/03/11 Ali Fahimniya
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Faxen's Laws (II)
94/03/04 Ali Fahimniya
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Faxen's Laws (I)
94/02/21 Moslem Moradi
Zanjan Univ.
Hydrodynamics of Locomotion on Small Scales (II)
94/02/14 Moslem Moradi
Zanjan Univ.
Hydrodynamics of Locomotion on Small Scales (I)
94/01/31 Maryam Zamani
Shahid Behehsti Univ.
Characterizing Surface Roughness Using Light Scattering to Measure Height Correlations
93/12/18 Bahman Roostaei
IPM
Collective Pinning in Disordered Environment
93/12/06 Ali Akbar Abolhasani
Sharif Univ. of Technology & IPM
The Image of Infant Universe After Planck 2015
93/11/29 S. Nader Rasuli
Guilan Univ. & IPM
Hydrodynamic Interaction of Two Spheres in the Presence of a Flat Boundary
93/11/20 Ebrahim Foulaadvand
Zanjan Univ. & IPM
Diffusion of a Rigid Rod in a Disordered Medium
93/11/13 Kasra Hejazi
Sharif Univ. of Technology
The Legendre Transform: Theory and Applications
93/11/06   Video replay of the KITP colloquium "Physics and Mathematics of Cancer Metastasis" by Robijn Bruinsma (UCLA) [URL Link]
93/10/22   Discussion Session
93/10/15   Discussion Session
93/10/08 Mahdi Zaeifi Yamchi
IPM
Colloidal Microswimmers: A case study
93/10/01 Ali Naji
IPM
Bacterial Chemotaxis: Swimming and Pattern Formation (II)
93/09/24 Ali Naji
IPM
Bacterial Chemotaxis: Swimming and Pattern Formation (I)
93/09/17 Hossein Nili
IPM
Swimming in the Low Reynolds Number Regime - A Brief Introduction
93/09/10 Kasra Hejazi
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Growth in Non-Homogeneous Environments and Height-Depending Noise
93/09/05   Discussion Session
93/08/28 Yasmin Moghadamnia
Alzahra Univ.
Cancer: A Molecular and Cellular Approach
93/08/21 Mahdi Zaeifi Yamchi and Ali Naji
IPM
Physical Properties of Glass
93/08/07   Discussion Session
93/07/23 Azadeh Farahzadi
Bruker Advanced Supercon GmbH, Germany
Probing the Nano World: Closer Look at the Organic Thin Films Characterization Methods and Further Modern Material Analytic Techniques
93/07/16   Discussion Session: Scientific Ethics and the Group's Research Policies (Collaborations, Presentations, Publications, etc.)
93/04/03 Leili Javidpour
IPM
Discussion Session (DNA Packaging in Viral Capsids)
93/03/28 Behzad Golshaee
IASBS
Hydrodynamic Interactions of Brownian Particles in a Ratchet Micro-channel
93/03/12 Mahdi Zaeifi Yamchi
Univ. of Saskatchewan, Canada
The Packing Landscape of Quasi-One Dimensional Hard Spheres Systems
93/02/17 Vahid Rezvani
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Dynamic Renormalization Group for Growing Interfaces
93/02/03 Leila Hedayatifar
Alzahra Univ.
Statistical Analysis of Stochastic Rough Surfaces
92/12/21 Kasra Hejazi
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Wrapping Properties of an Elastic Polymer in Two Dimensions
92/12/07 Fahimeh Karimi Pour Haddadan
Kharazmei Univ.
An Introduction to Physics of Liquid Crystals (Part II)
92/11/23

Maryam Pakpour

IASBS

Rheology of Dry and Partially Saturated Granular Materials
92/10/25

Leili Javidpour

IPM

An Introduction to DNA Viruses
92/09/02 Naimeh Naseri
IPM
Nanostructure Supercapacitors: Main Approaches in Material Fabrication and Characterization
92/08/19 Hossein Hamzehpour
K. N. Toosi Univ. of Technology
Transport in Porous Media (II)
92/08/12 Hossein Hamzehpour
K.N. Toosi Univ. of Technology
Transport in Porous Media (I)
92/07/28 Fahimeh Karimi Pour Haddadan
Kharazmei Univ.
An Introduction to Physics of Liquid Crystals (Part I)
92/07/21 Azadeh Mohammadi
Shahid Behehsti Univ.
Wrapping of Nano-rods along an Elastic Tubular Vesicle
92/07/14 Amin Bakhshande
Univ. of Tehran
Attractive Force Between Two Like Charged Spheres (Reference 1, Reference 2)
92/07/07 Fahimeh Baftizadeh
MIT
Computer Simulations of Protein Aggregation in Atomistic Details
92/06/31

Leili Javidpour

IPM

Electrostatic Stability and Encapsidation of Charged Nanodroplets
92/06/24   Replay of KITP seminar video - "DNA and Chromatin" by Helmut Schiessel (Leiden University) [URL Link]
92/06/17 Arman Fathizadeh
Sharif Univ. of Technology
Rigid Body Molecular Dynamics Simulation of DNA Nanomechanics at Base-pair Level"
92/06/10 Discussion session: Scientific Ethics and the Group's Research Policies (Collaborations, Presentations, Publications, etc.)
92/06/03   Mini-Workshop on Selected Topics in Soft Matter Dynamics [URL Link]
92/05/27   Video replay of the KITP public lecture "How Bacteria Talk to Each Other" by Bonnie Bassler (Princeton University) [URL Link]
92/05/20 Malihe Ghodrat
IPM
Dynamics of Elastic Membranes
92/04/16 Seyyed Mehdi Vaez-Allaei
Univ. of Tehran
ذخیره‌ سازی داروهای ضد سرطان در نانولوله‌های کربنی
92/04/02 Jalal Sarabadani
IASBS
Quantum Friction of Vacuum and the Dynamic Casimir Effect
92/03/26 Azadeh Mohammadi
Shahid Behehsti Univ.
Compression Induced Folding of a Fluid-supported Elastic Membrane [URL Link]
92/02/29 Mohsen Ramezanpour
Shahid Behehsti Univ.
Computational Drug Design
92/02/22 Ali Naji
IPM
Chromatin and DNA Packaging in Cells
92/02/15 Amin Bakhshandeh
Univ. of Tehran
Density Profile of Counterions around Polarizable Colloids
92/02/08 Ali Naji
IPM
Pattern Recognition in Biology from a Statistical Physics Perspective
92/02/01 Mina Zarei & Ali Naji
IPM
Pattern Recognition in Biology
92/01/18   Discussion Session
 91/12/20   Discussion Session
 91/12/13 Elnaz Mahgerefteh
K. N. Toosi Univ. of Technology
 Interactions of Randomly Charged Dielectric Surfaces in
 Two Dimensions
 91/12/06 Azadeh Saidi
Zanjan Univ.
Thermal Rectification of Mass-Graded Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes
 91/11/29    Discussion Session
 91/11/15    Discussion Session

91/11/01

 

Discussion Session

91/10/24

Mina Zarei

IPM

Basic Genetic Concepts

91/10/17

Haleh Ebadi

Institut für Informatik, Univ. Leipzig, Germany

Identification of Biological Control Networks from Dynamics

91/10/10

 

Discussion Session

91/10/03

Zahra Eidi

IASBS

Field Theory for Macroions in an Ionic Solution, from Poisson-Boltzmann to the Strong-Coupling

91/09/26

Leili Javidpour

IPM

An Introduction to Physical Properties of Viruses

91/09/19

 

Discussion Session

91/09/12

Haniyeh Komaie-Moghaddam

Equilibrium Properties of Dilute Coulomb Fluids

 91/08/14

Masoumeh Ghasemkhani

IPM

2D QED

91/08/07

Zahra Eidi

IASBS

Field Theory of a Coulomb Gas

91/07/12

 

Discussion Session: Scientific Ethics and the Group's Research Policies (Collaborations, Presentations, Publications, etc.)

91/07/30

Malihe Ghodrat

IPM

An Introduction to Physics of Membranes II

91/07/19

Malihe Ghodrat
IPM

An Introduction to Physics of Membranes I

91/06/26   Discussion Session
 91/06/19 Leili Javidpour
IPM

Electrostatics of Viral Capsids