Professor Chris Skylaris

Professor Chris Skylaris

Professor of Computational Chemistry

Research interests

  • the computational study of chemical processes, especially in problems involving nanostructures and biological molecules. 

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Chris-Kriton Skylaris is Professor of Computational Chemistry at the University of Southampton.

The main direction of research is the development of large-scale quantum chemistry and multiscale simulations methods, motivated by the need to provide solutions to challenging chemistry problems such as new materials, catalysis and drug design.

Professor is accepting applications from PhD students. Please view the open PhD adverts where Professor Skylaris is the lead supervisor: 

Application of linear-scaling quantum mechanics methods to hydrogen transport through complex materials

Large-scale electrochemical DFT models of a PEM hydrogen fuel cell