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Dr Jacob Wilkins Research Software Engineering Associate in High Performance Computing

Dr

Jacob Wilkins PhD MPhys

Research Associate

Biography

Jacob is working primarily with Dr Ian Bush on developing methods for long-range solutions to potentials for use in the software packages DL_Poly and CRYSTAL. He recently started working on the NQIT project with Niel de Beaudrap developing ease-of-use tools and new methods for simulating quantum computers.

Prior to working at the Oxford e-Research Centre, he studied at York, working on exploring shock-wave phenomena in the plane-wave DFT code CASTEP, to which he made many contributions including empirical potentials and integrators.

In his spare time, Jacob is working with a group in Chemistry in York on developing a method for predicting products of reagents in chemical reactions.

OeRC

Research Interests

  • Molecular Dynamics -Potentials and Integrators
  • Quantum Computing

Research Projects

DL_Poly NQIT

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