Hi, I'm Beth.

A picture of my face.

I'm a PhD student and I like Linux, markov bots, hackathons, Ada Lovelace, Pinterest, reading books, and Oxford commas.

I'm studying the effects of drugs on heart rhythm, using mathematical modelling to predict whether a particular medication is likely to cause an arrhythmia. I'm interested in in vitro and in silico alternatives to in vivo models, and I've also been working on an NC3Rs project.

When I lived in Sheffield, I did lots of molecular biology, fixed computers, and made a recycling scheme happen.

Let's be friends on the internet:


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Latest blog post: Minecraft Pocket Edition - now with carrot cake.

Since discovering that you can play Minecraft on your phone, one thing has been bothering me. You can take flour, eggs, milk, and sugar to make a cake, or flour and cocoa beans to make chocolate chip cookies, or even pumpkin, egg, and sugar to make a pumpkin pie, and yet despite having a perpetual … Continue reading Minecraft Pocket Edition - now with carrot cake.

Let's be friends in real life:

I really like sending and receiving letters and parcels. If you want to reach me, you can send things to:

Elizabeth McMillan
Somerville College
Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 6HD
UK

Alternatively, with your address and I'll send you something cool by snail mail!