Ric is a final year PhD student combining simulation and experiments under the co-supervision of Dr Khalid and Prof Attard.
His research interests are focused on modelling the mechanical properties of lipids, both in bilayers and in liquid crystalline phases.
Life sciences simulation: Bioinformatics, Biomedical, Biomolecular Organisation, Biomolecular simulations, Nanoscale Assemblies, Structural biology, Systems biology
Physical Systems and Engineering simulation: Biomechanics, Elasticity, Energy, Structural dynamics
Algorithms and computational methods: FFT, Molecular Dynamics, Molecular Mechanics
Simulation software: Gromacs
Visualisation and data handling software: VMD, Xmgrace
Software Engineering Tools: Emacs
Programming languages and libraries: C, Python
Computational platforms: Iridis, Linux, Mac OS X
Transdisciplinary tags: Complex Systems, HPC
Principal Research Fellow, Chemistry (FNES)