Focus Session on “Interfacial Active Matter”

We are organising a specific Focus Session on “Interfacial Active Matter” at the 74th annual APS/DFD meeting which will take place in Phoenix (AZ, USA) from November 21-23, 2021. This will be a great and stimulating opportunity to gather the fluid dynamic community, present recent contributions to this active research topic, and exchange ideas on the current and future directions of the field.

Abstract submissions are now open on the conference website (see and will close on August 2nd, 2021. The presentations will follow DFD’s classical format (10’ presentation + 2’ questions). During the submission process, please select “Focus Sessions / 40.1 Interfacial Active Matter” as a sorting category.
We hope that you will be able to contribute to the success of the Focus Session and of the DFD meeting, and we look forward to seeing you in Phoenix next Fall.

Best regards, The organisers Cecile Cottin-Bizonne (ILM, Univ. Lyon) Sébastien Michelin (LadHyX, Ecole Polytechnique)