The British Society of Rheology (BSR) Mid-Winter Meeting 2018 was held at the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS) in central Edinburgh in their splendid new home at The Bayes Centre, 47 Potterrow, Edinburgh. with the theme Multidisciplinary Approaches to Complex Flows of Complex Fluids on 17th and 18th December 2018. The BSR Mid-Winter Meeting 2018 provided an overview of current research into complex flows of complex fluids using a wide range of multidisciplinary approaches encompassing both mathematical theory, numerical simulations and physical experiments.
As usual, the scientific programme of this annual meeting consisted of a number of invited keynote lectures, including • Dr Duncan Hewitt (University of Cambridge) • Professor Anke Lindner (ESPCI and University Paris Diderot, Paris) • Professor Tanniemola Liverpool (University of Bristol), including the winners of the BSR Annual Award and Vernon Harrison Award, as well as a full programme of contributed lectures and posters.
The meeting will begia mid-morning on Monday 17th December and finished mid-afternoon on Tuesday 18th December, and included a conference dinner at a local restaurant on Monday night.
Organisers: Professor Stephen Wilson (Chair) and Dr Monica Oliveira (both University of Strathclyde) supported by the ICMS staff.