### Next IGM Colloquium ###

Tomorrow, Tuesday 4 September 2018, 12:15, MED 0 1418: Gel Mechanics by Professor Lallit Anand, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering.

The IGM colloquium features invited speakers giving introductory talks on varied current research topics in Mechanical Engineering and related disciplines.

  • Where? - MED 0 1418 (Auditorium)
  • When? - Tuesdays 12:15
  • Who? - Students, researchers, faculty and everyone else interested in learning about different aspects of Mechanical Engineering

Please join us tomorrow at noon!


31.08.18 — There are numerous elastomeric materials which can absorb large quantities of suitable fluids without the essential skeletal network structure of the elastomer being disrupted by the action of the fluid. Such a polymer network, together with the fluid molecules, forms a swollen aggregate called an elastomeric gel. Read the whole article