LSW-Laboratory of Soft & Wet Matter, Hokkaido University
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Welcome to the
Laboratory of Soft & Wet Matter

LSW at Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan ~ We belong to here

We are trying to uncover key design principles that Nature uses to build living things.

See What's New in LSW

Mar/28-April/1/2016--new!--
Prof. Gong delivers an invited talk at 2016 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit, Phoenix, Arizona, USA

Dec/15/2015--new!--
Prof. Gong delivers an invited talk at Pacifichem 2015, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Dec/12/2015--new!--
Prof. Gong delivers an invited talk at the 14th Pacific Polymer Conference (PPC-14), Kauai, Hawaii, USA

Dec/11/2015--new!--
Prof. Gong delivers an invited talk at the 14th Pacific Polymer Conference (PPC-14), Kauai, Hawaii, USA

Oct/18/2015--new!--
Prof. Gong delivers a plenary lecture at the 2015 National Polymer Congress, Suzhou, China

Aug/18-21/2015
Prof. Gong delivers a plenary lecture at the Seventh International Symposium on Engineering Plastics (EP’2015), Xining, China

Jul/12/2015--new!--
LSW hosts Mr. Jialing Chen, Bachelor's student at Zhejiang University, China for 1 month this summer.

Jun/22-24/2015
Prof. Gong delivers a plenary lecture at 5th International Conference on Self-Healing Materials (ICSHM2015), Durham, North Carolina, USA.

Jun/19/2015
LSW hosts Dr. Wei Hong, Associate Professor at Iowa State University, USA, as a guest associate professor for 2 months this summer.

Jun/17/2015--new!--
Our recent paper on the deformation of a gel with lipid bilayers has been featured as a key scientific article on Advances in Engineering.

Apr/1/2015--new!--
Our doctoral course student Riku Takahashi has been awarded a JSPS Reserach Fellowship for Young Scientists (DC1).

Apr/1/2015
Prof. Gong has been awarded the title of Distinguished Professor at Hokkaido University.