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Atomistic Simulation @ Cambridge

Department of Materials Science & Metallurgy

Studying at Cambridge

 

Paul Bristowe

Dr Paul Bristowe


Distinguished Research Fellow

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Tel.: +44 (0) 1233 334305

E-Mail: pdb1000(at)cam.ac.uk

Room: 5_014

 

BSc in Mathematical Physics, University of East Anglia, 1972

PhD in Physics, University of Surrey, 1975

MA, University of Cambridge 1997

 

Google Scholar Profile

ResearcherID: J-3666-2017

ORCID: 000-0002-3153-1387

 

Academic Appointments

  • Distinguished Research Fellow, University of Cambridge, 2018-present
  • Fellow and Director of Studies for Materials Science, Clare College, Cambridge, 2000-present
  • Lecturer, Senior Lecturer then Reader, University of Cambridge, 1994-2018
  • Academic Visitor, Thomas Young Centre, Imperial College London, 2016-2017
  • Guest Researcher, Donostia International Physics Center, Spain, 2016-2017
  • Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Queen's University Belfast, 2002-05
  • Distinguished International Scholar, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 2009-11
  • Guest Scientist, Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials, Freiburg, Germany, 2009-11
  • Visiting Associate Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994-95
  • Research Associate then Principal Research Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1980-94
  • Research Associate, Cornell University, 1977-79

Honors

Research Interests

Microscopic modelling of defects in materials, particularly interfaces, using both classical and quantum mechanical methodologies. Current efforts focus on hybrid perovskites, functional coatings, Ni-base superalloys, MAX phases, surface clusters and nanocomposites. 

Recent Invited Lectures

  • Interplay between the Transport and Mechanical properties of Hybrid Halide Perovskites, New Horizons in Atomistic Simulation, York, UK, January 2019
  • Modelling of Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Materials, Donostia International Physics Centre, Spain, September 2016

Former Group Members

Dr Tianwei Wang

Laboratory for Materials and Structures

Tokyo Institute of Technology

tw445(at)alumni.cam.ac.uk

Dr Zeyu Deng

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

National University of Singapore

msedz(at)nus.edu.sg

Dr Sam Azadi

Department of Physics and Astronomy, UCL

s.azadi(at)ucl.ac.uk

Dr Eric Schmidt

Conrad Connect GmbH, Berlin

2.718.schmidt(at)gmail.com

Dr Tom Furnival

thomasfurnival(at)gmail.com

Dr Federico Brivio

Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Department of Physical and Macromolecular Chemistry

federico.brivio(at)natur.cuni.cz

Prof. Zheshuai Lin

Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences

zslin(at)mail.ipc.ac.cn

Dr Karolina Milowska

TCM Group, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge

kzm21(at)cam.ac.uk

Dr Mahdi Ghorbani Asl HZDR, Dresden, Germany
mahdighorbanias(at)gmail.com

Dr Jung-Hoon Lee

Physics Department, UC Berkeley, USA

jhlee.david(at)gmail.com

Dr Nikolai Eurich nikolai.eurich(at)cantab.net
Dr David Muñoz Ramo

Engineering Department, Solid State Electronics and Nanoscale Science, University of Cambridge

dm586(at)eng.cam.ac.uk 

Dr Chris Zhang Nature Communications, London Office
changjun.zhang(at)nature.com
Prof. Alex Chroneos

School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Automotive Engineering, Coventry University

ab810(at)coventry.ac.uk

Prof. Jia-Xiang Shang

Beihang University, Beijing, China

shangxi(at)buaa.edu.cn 

Dr Isaac Toda-Caraballo

National Centre for Metallurgical Research (CENIM), Madrid, Spain
isaac.toda(at)cenim.csic.es

Dr Tzi-Huei Lai

Bridgewell Incorporated, Taiwan, R.O.C. 
laion0103(at)gmail.com

Prof. Bor Kae Chang

Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, National Central University, Taiwan
borkae(at)gmail.com

Dr Shafqat Shah

Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences
shafqatshah(at)gmail.com

Dr Charlotte Phillips

Department of Physics, King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS
charlotte.phillips(at)kcl.ac.uk

Dr Johann von Pezold

Pezold Energy Ltd, Edinburgh, Scotland

Dr Helen Chappell

School of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Leeds

H.F.Chappell(at)leeds.ac.uk

Dr Phil Hasnip

 

Department of Physics, University of York 
phil.hasnip(at)york.ac.uk

Dr Helder Domingos

Research Professional
Coimbra Area, Portugal

Dr Robert Harris

Sun Microsystems Ltd, Bagshot Manor, Green Lane, Bagshot GU19 5NL. 
Tel: 01276-451440. 
robert(at)clarity.demon.co.uk

Dr Ian Dawson

 

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
id015a8870(at)blueyonder.co.uk

Dr James Chisholm

 

Optibrium Ltd, Cambridge Innovation Park, Cambridge

Dr Johan Carlsson

Dassault Systemes BIOVIA

Johan.Carlsson@accelrys.com

Dr Roope Astala

Program Manager at Microsoft
Boston Area

Group Photos

Autumn 2017

Farewell to Shafqat 2017

 Autumn_2017

 

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Farewell to Mahdi 2016

Christmas 2015

Farewell to Mahdi 2016 Christmas 2015

Farewell to Jung-Hoon 2015

Psi-k Conference, San Sebastian, 2015

Farewell to Jung-Hoon 2015 Psi-k Conference, San Sebastian 2015

Zheshuai Lin's Visit 2014

China Visit 2012

Zheshuai Lin's Visit 2014 China Visit 2012

China Visit 2012

Group Meeting 2012

China Visit 2012 Group Meeting 2012

ORAMA Meeting 2012

Group Meeting 2011

ORAMA Meeting 2012 Group Meeting 2011

EUROMAT Conference Montpellier 2011

Group Meeting 2010

EUROMAT Conference Montpellier 2011 Group Meeting 2010

Materials Science and Engineering Conference(MSE08) in Nurnberg 2008

Coatings and Thin Films Conference in San Diego 2008

Materials Science and Engineering Conference(MSE08) in Nurnberg 2008 Coatings and Thin Films Conference in San Diego 2008

Intergranular and Interphase Boundaries Conference (iib07) in Barcelona 2007

Farewell To Yang 2005 

Intergranular and Interphase Boundaries Conference (iib07) in Barcelona 2007

Farewell To Yang 2005

In the Lab

Intergranular and Interphase Boundaries Conference (iib04) in Belfast 2004 

In the Lab

Intergranular and Interphase Boundaries Conference (iib04) in Belfast 2004

Intergranular and Interphase Boundaries Conference (iib04) in Belfast 2004

Materials Research Society 2002 Spring Meeting at San Francisco.

Intergranular and Interphase Boundaries Conference (iib04) in Belfast 2004_2

Materials Research Society 2002 Spring Meeting at San Francisco

Group trip to the 2001 workshop on computational materials science (1) 

Group trip to the 2001 workshop on computational materials science (2)

Group trip to the 2000 workshop on computational materials science (1)

Group trip to the 2000 workshop on computational materials science (2)