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From July 9 to July 11, 2022, the 3rd Summer School for Young Scientists organized within the framework of the international project EXTREME.

The EXTREME project, funded by the National Program “European Scientific Networks” of the Ministry of Education and Science of Bulgaria was held.The topic of the school was "Advances in Colloid and Interface Science", and it was held at St. Constantine and Helena resort, Varna, Bulgaria. Young scientists from the three partner organizations of the project, namely the University of Barcelona, Spain, ETH-Zurich, Switzerland and University of Sofia “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Bulgaria who is the coordinating organization attended the school. Lecturers at the school were Prof. Konstantin Neyman, University of Barcelona, Spain, Dr. Alessandro Lauria, ETH-Zurich, Switzerland, Prof. DSc Petar Petrov, Institute of Polymers, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria, Prof. Dr. Albena Lederer, Leibnitz Institute for Polymer Research, Dresden, Germany, etc.

The full program of the school is available on the project's website (News – Extreme (extreme-esn.eu).



From 11th to 14tх of July, 2022, the second workshop “Colloid and interface research & innovations” of the project EXTREME took place at St.St. Constantine and Helena resort, Varna, Bulgaria.

The plenary lecturers were be Prof. Lucio Isa, Department of Materials, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, Prof. Raimundo Gargallo, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Barcelona, Spain and Prof. Xavier Barril, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Barcelona, Spain. In the Workshop participated experienced as well as young researchers from the three partnering organizations, namely Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, ETH Zurich, Switzerland and University of Barcelona, Spain. During the workshop the Steering Committee of the project also had a meeting.

More information about the workshop and the project could be found at the project web site: Extreme – Excellence in colloid and interface research & innovations for better quality of life (extreme-esn.eu)