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Welcome to the website of the British Liquid Crystal Society. The Society promotes liquid crystal science in the UK by organising events such as the BLCS Annual Meeting and by sponsoring prizes and lectures in the field of liquid crystals.

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The 2020 call for BLCS Prizes and Medals

The British Liquid Crystal Society is calling for nominations for the below listed society awards. All nominations must be sent to the Secretary (contact details and advert can be view here) by the new extended deadline of Wednesday 22nd January 2020. Society awards:

  • G.W. Gray Medal
  • C. Hilsum Medal
  • BLCS Young Scientist Prize
Please see the advert and the BLCS website for full rules on each award here.

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  5. Garry Lester raises LC awareness at the UNESCO day of light Comments Off on Garry Lester raises LC awareness at the UNESCO day of light
  6. Congratulations to Dr Apala Majumdar on winning National STEM award Comments Off on Congratulations to Dr Apala Majumdar on winning National STEM award
  7. Date for the Diary: 2nd Photonic and Optoelectronic Materials 2019 Conference (POEM2019) Comments Off on Date for the Diary: 2nd Photonic and Optoelectronic Materials 2019 Conference (POEM2019)
  8. BLCS Annual Meeting 2019: abstract submission and registration now open. Comments Off on BLCS Annual Meeting 2019: abstract submission and registration now open.
  9. Professor Helen Gleeson receives the Outstanding Research Supervisor of the Year Award 2018 from the Times Higher Education Comments Off on Professor Helen Gleeson receives the Outstanding Research Supervisor of the Year Award 2018 from the Times Higher Education