Ruminations on emergent phenomena in condensed phases of matter
Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Talk at ENS
Here is the talk I am giving this afternoon in Chimie at Ecole Normale Superiere on the role of quantum effects on hydrogen transfer reactions that are catalysed by enzymes. The latest version of the corresponding paper is here.
I have fun at work trying to use quantum many-body theory to understand electronic properties of complex materials.
I am married to the lovely Robin and have two adult children and used to have a dog, Elsie (in the photo). I also write a personal blog Soli Deo Gloria [thoughts on theology, science, and culture]
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