Research Team Leaders

Name City Research Keywords
1 Carl-Olof Almbladh Lund (Sweden) correlation, time-dependence, non-equilibrium, spectroscopies
2 Claudio Attaccalite Marseille (France) non linear optics, excited states, electron phonon coupling
3 Friedhelm Bechstedt Jena (Germany) many-body theory, optical properties, excotic matter, topology
4 Arjan Berger Toulouse (France) density-functional theory, many-body perturbation theory, optical spectroscopy, photoemission spectroscopy
5 Silke Biermann Palaiseau (France) Non-perturbative many-body methods, dynamical mean field theory, GW+DMFT, electronic structure of correlated materials
6 Volker Blum Durham, NC (USA) Density Functional Theory, GW, BSE, all-electron, benchmarks and reproducibility, semiconductors, interfaces
7 Silvana Botti Jena (Germany) theoretical spectroscopy, machine learning, structural prediction, interfaces, energy materials
8 Elena Cannuccia marseille (Francia) Electronic Structure, Lattice Dynamics, Electron phonon coupling
9 Giancarlo Cappellini Cagliari (Italy) Electronic excitations and optical properties of materials
10 Mark E. Casida Grenoble (France) electronic structure, spectroscopy, many-body theory, density-functional theory, organic electronics
11 Alberto Castro Zaragoza (Spain) TDDFT, optimal control, molecular dynamics, software development
12 Jean-Christophe Charlier Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) ab initio electronic properties and quantum transport in 2D systems
13 Letizia Chiodo Rome (Italy) nanostructures, surfaces, interfaces, metals, metal oxides, proteins, optical properties
14 Gabriele D'Avino Grenoble (France) multiscale modelling, environmental effects, molecular functional materials
15 Thierry DEUTSCH Voreppe (France) DFT, wavelets
16 Claudia Draxl Berlin (Germany) DFT, MBPT, GW, BSE, Raman, core-level spectroscopy, RIXS, 2D materials, hybrid materials, wide-gap oxides, perovskites
17 Roberto D’Agosta San Sebastián (Spain) Tddft, transport, stochastic methods, thermoelectricity
18 Andrea Ferretti Modena (Italy) photoemission spectroscopy, optics, GW, BSE, self-interaction corrections, spectral function, dynamical potentials
19 Jürgen Furthmüller Jena (Germany) VASP, DFT/hybrids,, GW, BSE, total-energy and forces, dielectric functions, nitrides, oxides, SiGe, SiC, C, fuorides, bulk, surfaces, 2D-materials (graphene and friends)
20 Matteo Gatti Palaiseau (France) MBPT (GW,BSE), TDDFT, Photoemission and loss spectroscopies, Optical absorption
21 Rex Godby York (United Kingdom) Many-electron effects in matter, time-dependent density-functional theory, many-body perturbation theory
22 xavier gonze Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) DFT, DFPT, Abinit
23 Paola Gori Rome (Italia) dft, many-body perturbation theory, optical properties, 2d systems
24 Hardy Gross Jerusalem (Israel) Many-Body Theory, Density Functional Theory, Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory, Non-Adiabatic Effects, Superconductivity, Femto-and Atto-Second Phenomena, Geometric Phase Effects
25 Myrta Grüning Belfast (United Kingdom) nonlinear optics, band-gap offset at interfaces, theory and code development
26 Nicole Helbig Liège (Belgium) Method development, density functional theory, density matrix functional theory
27 Maria Hellgren Paris (France) Many-body theory, TDDFT, ACFDT
28 federico iori Les Loges en Josas (France) heterogeneous catalysis, adsorption, ALD, deposition, hydrogen, CVD, coatings, metallurgy
29 Stefan Kurth San Sebastian (Spain) density functional theory, steady-state and time-dependent transport
30 Nicola Manini Milano (Italy) electronic structure, friction, dynamics, disspation
31 Miguel Marques Jena (Germany) DFT, TDDFT, xc functional, superconductivity, materials design, machine learning, octopus, libxc
32 Valerio Olevano Grenoble (France) many-body, correlations, TDDFT, spectroscopy, excitations
33 giovanni onida Milano (Italy) Surfaces, Optical Properties, Excitons, Hybrid Functionals, Carbon
34 Stefano Ossicini Modena (Italy) firts principle calculations, nanostructures, photovoltaic
35 maurizia palummo Rome (Italy) ab-initio GW BSE TDDFT excitons 2D materials surfaces organic compounds material for solar harvesting
36 Pasquale Pavone Berlin (Germany) lattice dynamics, code implementation, electron-phonon interaction
37 Olivia Pulci Rome (Italy) DFT, TDDFT, GW, BSE, topological materials
38 Esa Räsänen Tampere (Finland) quantum dynamics, coherent control, density-functional theory, time-series analysis
39 John Rehr Seattle (USA) Excited states and spectroscopy theory
40 Lucia Reining Palaiseau (France) Functionals, Many-Body Perturbation Theory, Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory
41 Gian-Marco Rignanese Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) vibrational properties, transport properties, high-throughput, machine learning
42 Patrick Rinke Espoo (Finland) GW, electronic structure theory, machine learning, theoretical spectroscopy
43 Pina Romaniello Toulouse (France) MBPT, density matrix
44 Angel Rubio Hamburg (Germany) TDDFT, MPPT,, new states of matter, quantum materials, QEDFT
45 Arno Schindlmayr Paderborn (Germany) many-body perturbation theory, GW approximation
46 Andre Schleife Urbana (United States) first-principles simulations, computational materials science, TDDFT, MBPT
47 Francesco Sottile Palaiseau (France) TDDFT, BSE
48 Ilya Tokatly San Sebastian (Spain) time-dependent density functional theory, many-body theory, QED, spintronics, superconductivity
49 Michiel van Setten Leuven (Belgium) GW, photo chemistry
50 Daniele Varsano Modena (Italy) Many Body Perturbation Theory, exciton condensation, low dimensional systems
51 Valerie Veniard Palaiseau (France) Non linear Optics, TDDFT
52 Claudio Verdozzi Lund (Sweden) Nonequilibrium correlated model systems , NEGF, (TD)DFT, ED, Quantum transport, disorder, spectroscopy, electron-phonon and magnetic interactions
53 Mathieu Verstraete Liège (Belgium) spectroscopy, electronic structure, phonons, electron-phonon coupling, magnetism, ultrafast dynamics, open source software development
54 Hans-Christian Weissker Marseille (France) TDDFT, real-time, metal clusters, optical properties
55 Zeila Zanolli Utrecht (The Netherlands) quantum materials, topological materials, magnetism, quantum transport, real time spectroscopy, 2D layered materials