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Name Dr Jeroen Van Duijneveldt
Job title Reader in Physical Chemistry
Department School of Chemistry University of Bristol
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Telephone number work(0117) 928 7665
Qualifications MSc, PhD(Utrecht), CChem FRSC, CPhys MInstP
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Membership of professional bodies Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
Society of Chemical Industry (SCI)
Institute of Physics (IoP)
Royal Dutch Chemical Society (KNCV)
Keywords soft condensed matter
liquid crystals
computer simulation
Areas of expertise My research group carries out research on soft condensed matter. The term soft condensed matter refers to a range of systems that fall between simple liquids and solids, for instance colloidal suspensions, emulsions, liquid crystals, and polymers. This includes many systems of practical or biological importance, such as inks, paints, shampoos, foodstuffs, milk and blood. Real systems tend to be complex, consisting of many components that are often difficult to characterise in detail. Well-defined model systems are therefore studied instead. A central theme is the use of polymers to control particle interactions, structure and phase behaviour in colloidal suspensions.
Languages (other than English)
Dutch spoken    written