Laura K. McKemmish

Quantum chemist and molecular physicist

Senior Lecturer, School of Chemistry,University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Computational molecular spectroscopy for astrochemistry

    • High-resolution for small molecules

    • High-throughput for 100-1000s of molecules

    • Applications in exoplanets, cool stars and interstellar medium

Quantum chemistry method development and benchmarking

    • Basis sets

    • Spectroscopic properties

+ Some other topics that are interesting, computational, chemistry, physics or education-related

Teaching computational chemistry and programming for chemists

Engaging students in research and research skills early in their careers

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Engaging high school students in research through coordination of the SciX summer school and large school excursions

Active community member promoting diversity, inclusion and mental health well-being

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For more details or to get in contact, please email me at laura.mckemmish@gmail.com or l.mckemmish@unsw.edu.au.

You can find me in Dalton Building Room 123, UNSW.