December 2013: Elena gives an invited talk "Recent Progress and Remaining Challenges in Electrostatics" at the XVIIIth International Workshop on Quantum Systems in Chemistry, Physics and Biology (QSCP 2013)
December 2013: Ho-Kei gives an invited talk "Dense packing of hard spheres from sequential deposition: a route to new architecture in the nano-world" at the 3rd International Conference Nanotek and Expo (Nanotek-2013) in Las Vegas, USA
November 2013: Adriano successfully defended his thesis. Well done!
November 2013: Elena gives an invited research seminar "Electrostatics at the Nanoscale", School of Chemistry, University of Cardiff
October 2013: two new PhD students join the group: Eric Brazil Lindgren, funded by the Brazilian Government scholarship programme "Science without Borders", and Michelle Bound who will be working on a research project joint with the Inorganic Chemistry section. Welcome to the group, Eric and Michelle!
October 2013: Mr. Ilya Zlatkin, a visiting PhD student from St. Petersburg State University, joins the group for 3 months
July 16th 2013: ERC FIN 2013 workshop "Fundamental Interactions at the Nanoscale: Electrostatic Phenomena", University of Nottingham
July 2013: two academic visitors join our group this summer: Prof. Armik Khachatourian from California State University, USA (funded by ERC) and our regular guest Dr. Andrei Popov from Institute of Spectroscopy, Moscow, Russia (funded by NanoTP, COST)
June 2013: two excellent summer students joined the group: Matthew Evans from Physics Department, University of Manchester, and Alice Henley, School of Chemistry, University of Nottingham
April 2013: Ho-Kei gives a talk "Generalized Coulomb's law for a pair of non-conducting charged spheres" at the Dielectrics 2013 conference that took place in April 10-12, 2013 at the University of Reading, UK
March 2013: Elena gives an invited presentation at the UK-China Forum on Graphene- and Carbon-based Nanostructures and Surface Phenomena, UCL, UK
March 2013: Elena gives an introductory talk "Chemical Reactions in Confined Nanoscale Environments" at the Chemistry Session of the UK-Russia Royal Society Frontiers of Science Symposium, Kazan, Russia
February 2013: Elena gives an invited research seminar "Electrostatics at the Nanoscale" at the Theory Department of the Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society, Berlin, Germany
February 2013: Dr. Matteo Baldoni joins the group as a postdoctoral research fellow. Matteo has come to Nottingham from TU Dresden where he worked under supervision of Prof. Gotthard Seifert. Welcome to the group, Matteo!
January 2013: two new postdoctoral fellows, Dr. Ho-Kei Chan (from Trinity College Dublin) and Mr. Alexander Markevich (from the University of Exeter), join the group. Welcome, Ho-Kei and Alexander!