Physical Chemistry

Lund University

Our research deals with surface and colloid science.

Research at the Division of Physical Chemistry deals with surface and colloid science with strong links between experiment and theory. This area is approached with a broad perspective ranging from basic considerations of intermolecular interaction and their manifestations in condensed systems to practical consequences in industry and medicine.


Physical chemistry of peptide-lipid co-assembly: from lipid-rich to peptide-rich

Researchers of the division have received a large grant from the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation: SEK 30,670,000 during five years.



New leadership at the Division of Physical Chemistry

From October 1, the Division of Physical Chemistry will have a new leadership. Ulf Olsson will act as head of the



New knowledge about the skin as a barrier

Researchers at Lund University together with colleagues at Toulouse University can now explain how the properties of



Challenging Division Day

The Division of Physical Chemistry were challenged on different levels, while spending an afternoon together on