Dr. Monica Kosa

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Multiscale Materials Modelling Group >>

Paul Scherrer Institute
5232 Villigen PSI

Telephone: +41 56 310 4033
E-mail: monica.kosa@psi.ch


  • INSPYRE DFT modelling of extended defects in UO2

Curriculum Vitae


Academic Education

  • 2001-2007 Ph.D. – Chemistry, Technion. Haifa, Israel, Excellence scholarship. Supervisor: Prof. Y. Apeloig. Thesis title: Theoretical Studies of Silicon and Metallasilicon Compounds.
  • 1998-2001 B.Sc. – Chemistry, Technion, Haifa, Israel, President (twice) and Dean (twice) lists.

Employment History

  • August 2017 - now PSI-Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Fellow Department of Nuclear Energy and Safety,Paul Scherrer Institut, PSI, Villigen, CH
  • December 2015 - June 2017 Head of the Computational Chemistry Unit, Chemistry Faculty, Technion, Haifa, Israel
  • March 2016 - June 2017 Part time Researcher, Chemistry Department, Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • November 2011 - November 2015 Researcher, partially as a postdoctoral fellow, Bar-Ilan University (BIU), Ramat Gan, Israel.
  • February 2007- August 2010 Postdoctoral associate, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
  • https://www.linkedin.com/in/monica-kosa-87a20326/