Professor Peter Coveney

University College London

Department: Chemistry
Institution: UCL
Phone: +44 (0)20 7679 4560

Research summary

Director of the Centre for Computational Science (CCS) and the Computational Life and Medical Sciences Network (CLMS) within the Department of Chemistry at UCL. Peter is a founding editor of the new Journal of Computational Science, has published more than 400 scientific papers, edited 20 books and coauthored two best-selling popular science books (The Arrow of Time and Frontiers of Complexity, both with Roger Highfield).

His group performs research in atomistic, mesoscale and multiscale modeling, including quantum and classical molecular dynamics, dissipative particle dynamics, lattice gas and lattice-Boltzmann (LB) techniques, and exploits state of the art high performance computing and visualisation methods.


Biomolecular Systems, Clay-Polymer Systems, Mesoscale Modelling, Petascale Computing, Biomolecular Systems, Clay-Polymer Systems