Recently we (Dario and Rijutha) published our first paper together that combines theoretical quantum chemistry with experimental surface science. It is titled ‘SUPERHYDROGENATION OF PENTACENE: the reactivity of zig-zag edges’. This study is a collaborationContinue reading
Secondment Diaries – Georgios at Münster
Georgios Pantazidis is currently on a secondment to the University of Münster where he is being hosted by Lorenzo Madii Fabiani. Georgios will continue working there for another month and will in turn host LorenzoContinue reading
New day, new lab
secondment /səˈkɒndm(ə)nt/ Noun BRITISH noun: secondment; plural noun: secondments the temporary transfer of an official or worker to another position or employment. ——————————————————————————————————————– In a month, I will be going to Nijmegen for a monthContinue reading
Physics and Fun in the Alps
Les Houches is famous as a skiing resort to most of the world but to physicists and aspiring physicists it is famous for being home to the Les Houches School of Physics.
What and Where is Lindau ?
EUROPAH ESR Rijutha Jaganathan has been selected to attend the Lindau Meet this summer. She writes about what the meet is all about.
Our first public engagement event together
It is not often that the ESRs are all together in the same country, let alone the same city, so we decided to take advantage of this at the Heriot-Watt University Open Day that tookContinue reading
It was an unusually hot summer in Denmark this year but as usual I was struggling with my equipment in the lab all through summer. I use a scanning tunneling microscope to ‘image’ molecules onContinue reading
Zeyuan Tang joined as an ESR at Aarhus University just a month ago and he already loves the city and the university. He likes the work-life balance and the friendly research group that he is aContinue reading
The newest member of the team, Sanjana will join Leiden University in September 2018. A chemist by training, she hopes to study PAHs in the lab as well as by theoretical calculations. An Indian who grewContinue reading
Mostly quiet but full of new ideas, Rushdi enjoys long walks by himself. Currently he works in Edinburgh but he was born and brought up in Sri Lanka. Grey Edinburgh is in stark contrast toContinue reading