Peter is Professor of Theory and Simulation of Materials at Imperial, having joined the College in June 2007 on his appointment to a Readership held jointly between the departments of Materials and Physics. He has also held a Royal Society University Research Fellowship since 2005. He is associated with the Thomas Young Centre for the Theory and Simulation of Materials and the London Centre for Nanotechnology. He won the 2010 Maxwell Medal and Prize for his research on linear-scaling methods for electronic structure calculations.
Fully funded four-year PhD studentships are now available in the Centre for Doctoral Training on Theory and Simulation of Materials.
Department of Materials
Imperial College London
London, SW7 2AZ
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