Very warm welcome to Laura and Alex, who will be doing their 4th year research project in the group. They will be using molecular dynamics to study interactions between various ions and layered minerals. Very excited to be working with you!
Fully funded PhD position available in “Molecular Modeling of Materials for Chemical Pollution Remediation” in the School of Chemistry at the University of Edinburgh.
Eligibility: UK/EU citizens.
Start: 2020, applications will be considered until a candidate is identified.
For enquiries contact Dr Valentina Erastova by email.
A very brief visit to Royal Holloway today, invited by Lyell Geosciences Society to talk about my work on Molecular modelling of minerals and materials: from Origins of life to modern challenges.
Our work on prebiotic peptide formation under early Earth conditions is featured in Nature Communications’ “Early Earth Collection”.