Department of Applied Physics

Active Matter

Active Matter group carries out experimental research in the field of soft matter physics, especially related to non-equilibrium pattern formation and active matter. We combine methods from physics, chemistry and biology.
Electrohydrodynamics in Active Matter Group, Aalto University, Finland


Available Master's thesis topics for 2024 (all experimental): Electrohydrodynamics and electrokinetics, magnetic fluids, living fluids (bacterial turbulence, microalgae suspensions) and phase transitions of protein solutions. For more details contact group leader Prof. Jaakko Timonen (

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