Speaker : Prof. John Ball (University of Oxford)
Title : The mathematics of liquid crystals
Time : 2017-10-20 (Fri) 15:00 - 16:00
Place : Auditorium, 6 Floor, Institute of Mathematics (NTU Campus)
Abstract: The understanding of liquid crystal behaviour has traditionally been an area with a fertile interaction between science and mathematics. The lecture will describe different theories of liquid crystals and some recent results concerning their predictions and the connection between them.