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Video describing our work on self-assembly and how it relates to biophysics. From the Physics for the 21st Century online textbook, produced by the Science Media Group at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.


Articles and news stories related to Meng, G., Arkus, N., Brenner, M. P., & Manoharan, V. N. (2010). The Free-Energy Landscape of Clusters of Attractive Hard Spheres. Science, 327(5965), 560-563:
Soft matter meets molecular gastronomy:
  • Harvard Magazine article on Ferran Adrià’s visit (Dec 19, 2008)
  • 60 Minutes segment on José Andrés (the Harvard soft matter group, including our lab and the Weitz lab, are shown starting at 6:00 into the video) (May 2, 2010)


Video of Vinny Manoharan's talk at Perimeter Institute on "The Physics and Geometry of Self-Assembly" (March 3, 2010)

Video of Nick Schade presenting about the Manoharan Lab's work on self-assembly for metamaterials engineering at a "Science In The News" public lecture at Harvard University (April 4, 2012)

Fun stuff

"Holographic Microscopy," a video by Kendra Nyberg, REU 2010.  The definitive music video on digital holographic microscopy.

"Holography," a video by Ryan McGorty.  Ryan explains holography, shows some digital holograms from our lab, and shows how to make a scratch hologram

"Dscamofied!" a video by Jennifer Caldwell, REU student 2008.  Jen explains colloids, self-assembly, and proteins from fruit flies