Oct. 21st 13:10-13:45

Talk title:

Digital design - from Molecules to Products with Solid Form Informatics

Peter Wood is a Senior Product Manager at the CCDC, UK. His PhD was in X-Ray Crystallography at the University of Edinburgh, studying organic molecular crystals at high pressure. Peter joined the CCDC in 2007 as a Research Scientist, continuing to study molecular crystals. In 2011, he was awarded the BCA/CCG Chemical Crystallography Prize for Younger Scientists for his early career research contributions in this field. His research centres around knowledge-based approaches, particularly in crystal engineering and drug development. Peter has also guided the development of key software in this area including; Mercury, ConQuest, Mogul and the CSD Python API. ​