Soft Matter Science is a highly interdisciplinary field comprising fundamental Physics, challenging Chemistry and a wide range of applications related with Materials and Chemical Engineering as well as Biology and Bioengineering.

The research groups of IESL’s Soft Matter Division have established FORTH’s position as an international pillar in soft matter research, by working at the forefront of these topics, utilizing a variety of experimental and synthetic techniques and collaborating with world class academic and industrial partners around the globe.