Richard L. Thurston

Over the course of my studies, I developed an interest in the ultrafast dynamics of molecular systems and the ways in which computation can help us learn more about these dynamics.

In my spare time I enjoy ballet, rock climbing, programming, and games.

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Graduate student researcher, August 2015 - Dec 2023
Atomic and Molecular Optical Sciences Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Undergraduate Research Fellow, January 2014 - June 2015
Vertes Group, George Washington University


In Situ Analysis of Small Populations of Adherent Mammalian Cells Using Laser Ablation Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry in Transmission Geometry
Rachelle S. Jacobson, Richard L. Thurston, Bindesh Shrestha, and Akos Vertes
Analytical Chemistry 2015 87 (24), 12130-12136
DOI: 10.1021/acs.analchem.5b02971


PhD Physical Chemistry 2023
University of California, Berkeley

BS Mathematics c/o 2015
George Washington University

BS Chemistry c/o 2015
George Washington University