Silvia Amabilino | PhD Student since Sept 2016
Silvia has an undergraduate Chemistry degree from the University of Warwick, with industrial experience gained on an Erasmus placement in Toulouse. Silvia worked on a range of projects during her degree (including experiments); she won 2 awards for high achievements, and contributed to 2 published papers. She obtained her masters degree at the EPSRC-funded TMCS (Theory & modelling in the Chemical Sciences) centre for doctoral training. She is working on rare event acceleration and path sampling in high-dimensional systems, by combining the adaptive BXD algorithm with new classes of machine learning.