Imperial College London

Dr Silvia Di Lecce

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Chemistry

Research Associate in computer simulations of nano frictions
 
 
 
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Contact

 

silvia.di-lecce Website

 
 
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Location

 

109Molecular Sciences Research HubWhite City Campus

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Summary

 

Summary


DATA

ROLE

2018-present

Research Associate

Computational Chemical Physics group, Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, United Kingdom.

2017-2018

Research Associate

Molecular Systems Engineering group, Department of Chemical Engineering,

Imperial College London, United Kingdom.

Research Advisors: Prof. George Jackson, Prof. Amparo Galindo and Prof. Claire S. Adjiman

2013-2017







PhD student in Chemical Physics

Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Thesis: Molecular simulations of thermodiffusion and thermoelectric effects in aqueous solutions
Supervisors: Prof. Fernando Bresme and Dr. Tim Albrecht, Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London

2010-2013




Master’s degree Nanotechnology Engineering

La Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Thesis: Analysis of the stability of oil water interface under the influence of a strong electric field

Supervisors: Dr. Tim Albrecht and Prof. Fernando Bresme, Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, and Ing. Carlo Massimo Casciola, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e Aeronautica, La Sapienza University of Rome

2007-2010

Bachelor’s degree Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering

La Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Thesis: Microdosimetrics analysis of ultrashort pulsed of electric fields: study of the poration efficiency of waveforms
Supervisor: Prof. Micaela Liberti, Inter-University Centre for Electromagnetic Fields and Biosystems, La Sapienza University of Rome


Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Di Lecce S, Galindo A, Khalit SH, et al., 2019, Modelling and prediction of the thermophysical properties of aqueous mixtures of Choline Geranate and Geranic acid (CAGE) using SAFT-g Mie, RSC Advances, Vol:9, ISSN:2046-2069, Pages:38017-38031

Di Lecce S, Bresme F, 2019, Soret coefficients and thermal conductivities of alkali halide aqueous solutions via non-equilibrium molecular dynamics simulations, Molecular Simulation, Vol:45, ISSN:0892-7022, Pages:351-357

Di Lecce S, Bresme F, 2018, Thermal polarization of water Influences the thermoelectric response of aqueous solutions, The Journal of Physical Chemistry. B, Vol:122, ISSN:1520-5207, Pages:1662-1668

Niether D, Di Lecce S, Bresme F, et al., 2017, Unravelling the hydrophobicity of urea in water using thermodiffusion: implications for protein denaturation., Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol:20, ISSN:1463-9076, Pages:1012-1020

Di Lecce S, Albrecht T, Bresme F, 2017, A computational approach to calculate the heat of transport of aqueous solutions, Scientific Reports, Vol:7, ISSN:2045-2322

Di Lecce S, Albrecht T, Bresme F, 2017, The role of ion-water interactions in determining the Soret coefficient of LiCl aqueous solutions, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol:19, ISSN:1463-9076, Pages:9575-9583

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