Hermes Summer School on materials modelling and science communication



Cumberland Lodge, Great Windsor Park, United Kingdom


Hermes 2014 is a unique summer school organised by PhD students from Imperial College London, University of Cambridge and the University of Edinburgh ( It will bring together cutting edge materials modelling and world class science communication.

Speakers include distinguished Materials scientists from MIT, Fraunhofer IWN, EPFL and the University of Michigan who will give masterclasses on materials modelling techniques across the length scales.

Participants will also learn the art of communicating science to a wide range of audiences - a skill of growing importance in both scientific research and in the public domain. These classes will culminate in each participant giving their very own presentation on materials modelling to a panel of experts.

Please see the attached flyer and the website,, for more information.