- Published on 14 October 2022
The Scientific Advisory Committee of EPJ is delighted to welcome Professor Slobodan Žumer, who has been an Editor for EPJ E for many years, as the new representative for the Society of Mathematicians, Physicists and Astronomers of Slovenia.
Slobodan Žumer is a professor of physics (University of Ljubljana) and a scientific adviser (Jozef Stefan Institute). He was the president of the International Liquid Crystal Society and is its Honored Member and recipient of the Pierre Gilles de Gennes ILCS Prize. He is an APS Fellow, an APS Outstanding Referee, and a European Academy of Sciences and Arts member. His interests are modeling, simulations, & theory of topological soft matter including liquid crystals, polymers, nematic elastomers, composites, colloids, active systems, and their use in optics & photonics.