New horizons in atomistic simulation (inc. Meeting report)

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New horizons in atomistic simulation (inc. Meeting report)

Bar Convent, York, 4 January 2019

Meeting Report

This annual one-day network meeting, sponsored by N8, CCP5, CCP9 and UKCP, will be held at the Bar Convent in York on Friday, January 4th 2019. This meeting will consist of invited and contributed talks, and a poster session. This year there will be three invited speakers who will introduce the three main topic areas chosen for this meeting:

Magnetic/electrical properties: Dr Richard Evans (University of York)
Transport properties: Dr Paul Bristowe (University of Cambridge)
Structural properties: Prof Keith Refson (Royal Holloway, University of London)


Although these topics are the main focus of the meeting, contributions from any area of atomistic simulation are welcome. In this event, you will meet with leading researchers working with quantum / atomistic simulations from across the UK. Begin the New Year with a simulation! We look forward to meeting you in York next January.

Registration and contributions Thanks to the generous sponsorship of CCP5, CCP9 and UKCP, registration is free but is required. Please register through the meeting website at

Attendees are invited to submit an abstract of no more than 200 words detailing a topic for a contributed talk or poster. Abstract submission will take place through the registration form. If you are submitting an abstract please do so by the 7th December 2018. You should state at the beginning of your abstract if this is a poster or presentation submission e.g. POSTER – Title.

Key Dates: Closing date for abstract submission: Friday 7th December 2018 Closing date for registration: Friday 7th December 2018 Event date: Friday 4th January 2019 Venue: The Bar Convent, situated in central York, is just a five minute walk from the train station and a public Pay and Display car park is also located nearby. Coffee will be available from 10am and a free buffet lunch will be provided at 12.30pm.

Please pass this information on to any colleagues who may be interested in attending. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact Gillian Sinclair ( or Prof. Matt Probert (

January 4, 2019

12:00 pm

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