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Dr David Quigley

Dr Quigley is a Reader in the Department of Physics. His research is in the area of computational condensed matter physics, particularly with regard to structure, stability and growth mechanisms of organic solids, biomaterials and low dimensional crystals.

A full publication list and links to full text articles (where available) can be found on the Warwick Research Archive Portal (WRAP), Google Scholar or


  • CY901: High Performance Computing (extended project)
  • M PX423 : Kinetic Theory

Scientific Computing

Director of the Centre for Scientific Computing (CSC), and the Scientific Computing Research Technology Platform (RTP). The Centre runs an MSc programme in Scientific Computing.

Funded Research Projects

2015-2018 : Principle investigator, EPSRC project on modelling Nano-confined phase change materials
2009-2014 : EPRSC Career Acceleration Fellowship
2008 : Researcher Co-Investigator, HECToR Cabability Challenge

Currently active PhD projects

  • Crystallisation kinetics (C. Devonport).
  • Rational design of polyomino interactions for symmetry selection (J. Nicholls).

Future PhD projects will be advertised via the Theory Group web pages.


Write To:

Department of Physics, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL

Contact Details:

Office: PS132
44 (0) 2476 574580
44 (0)2476 523672

Google scholar


Centre for Scientific Computing

Biomaterials Consortium

Theoretical and Computational Physics Group