Zsigmondy-Kolloquium 2020

The 16th Zsigmondy Colloquium of the Colloid Society e.V. took place at the Heinrich Heine University (HHU) in Düsseldorf under particular conditions (at the beginning of the Covid 19 pandemic).

Invited Speakers

Peter Schurtenberger

Lund University, Schweden

Ilja Voets

Eindhoven University of Technology, Niederlande

From March 9th to 11th, 2020, almost 90 participants discussed the latest research results and properties of (soft) colloids, polymers, and interfaces.

The scientific program comprised 34 lectures; two invited lectures, and 38 poster contributions.

Poster Awards

Cassia Lux (TU Darmstadt) and Lucila Navarro (FU Berlin) received awards for the best posters.


The organizational and scientific committee consisted of Prof. Dr. Matthias Karg (HHU), Prof. Dr. Stefan Egelhaaf (HHU), Prof. Dr. Laura Hartmann (HHU), Jun.-Prof. Stephan Schmidt (HHU), Prof. Dr. Jan KG Dhont (Research Center Jülich/HHU) and Prof. Dr. Peter Lang (Research Center Jülich/HHU).