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 Razvan Caracas Oslo (Norway) mineralogy, elasticity, phonons, Raman, extreme conditions, molecular dynamics
11 Mark E. Casida Grenoble (France) electronic structure, spectroscopy, many-body theory, density-functional theory, organic electronics
12 Alberto Castro Zaragoza (Spain) TDDFT, optimal control, molecular dynamics, software development
13 Jean-Christophe Charlier Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) ab initio electronic properties and quantum transport in 2D systems
14 Letizia Chiodo Rome (Italy) nanostructures, surfaces, interfaces, metals, metal oxides, proteins, optical properties
15 Gabriele D'Avino Grenoble (France) multiscale modelling, environmental effects, molecular functional materials
16 Thierry DEUTSCH Voreppe (France) DFT, wavelets
17 Claudia Draxl Berlin (Germany) DFT, MBPT, GW, BSE, Raman, core-level spectroscopy, RIXS, 2D materials, hybrid materials, wide-gap oxides, perovskites
18 Roberto D’Agosta San Sebastián (Spain) Tddft, transport, stochastic methods, thermoelectricity
19 Andrea Ferretti Modena (Italy) photoemission spectroscopy, optics, GW, BSE, self-interaction corrections, spectral function, dynamical potentials
20 Guido Fratesi Milano (Italy) Molecules, adsorption, core-level spectroscopy
21 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)
22 Matteo Gatti Palaiseau (France) MBPT (GW,BSE), TDDFT, Photoemission and loss spectroscopies, Optical absorption
23 Rex Godby York (United Kingdom) Many-electron effects in matter, time-dependent density-functional theory, many-body perturbation theory
24 xavier gonze Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) DFT, DFPT, Abinit
25 Paola Gori Rome (Italia) dft, many-body perturbation theory, optical properties, 2d systems
26 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
27 Myrta Grüning Belfast (United Kingdom) nonlinear optics, band-gap offset at interfaces, theory and code development
28 Nicole Helbig Liège (Belgium) Method development, density functional theory, density matrix functional theory
29 Maria Hellgren Paris (France) Many-body theory, TDDFT, ACFDT
30 Conor Hogan Rome (Italy) Surface science, 2D materials, organic molecules, yambo
31 federico iori Les Loges en Josas (France) heterogeneous catalysis, adsorption, ALD, deposition, hydrogen, CVD, coatings, metallurgy
32 Stefan Kurth San Sebastian (Spain) density functional theory, steady-state and time-dependent transport
33 Nicola Manini Milano (Italy) friction, phonon dynamics, dissipation, carbon structures
34 Andrea Marini Monterotondo Stazione (Italy) Yambo, NEGF, MBPT, electron-phonon
35 Miguel Marques Jena (Germany) DFT, TDDFT, xc functional, superconductivity, materials design, machine learning, octopus, libxc
36 Yann-Michel Niquet Grenoble (France) quantum materials and devices
37 Valerio Olevano Grenoble (France) many-body, correlations, TDDFT, spectroscopy, excitations
38 giovanni onida Milano (Italy) Surfaces, Optical Properties, Excitons, Hybrid Functionals, Carbon
39 Stefano Ossicini Modena (Italy) firts principle calculations, nanostructures, photovoltaic
40 maurizia palummo Rome (Italy) ab-initio GW BSE TDDFT excitons 2D materials surfaces organic compounds material for solar harvesting
41 Pasquale Pavone Berlin (Germany) lattice dynamics, code implementation, electron-phonon interaction
42 Enrico Perfetto Rome (Italy) Non-Equilibrium Phenomena, Time-Resolved Spectroscopies
43 Roberta Poloni Grenoble (France) BSE/GW, MOFs, correlated materials
44 Olivia Pulci Rome (Italy) DFT, TDDFT, GW, BSE, topological materials
45 Esa Räsänen Tampere (Finland) quantum dynamics, coherent control, density-functional theory, time-series analysis
46 John Rehr Seattle (USA) Excited states and spectroscopy theory
47 Lucia Reining Palaiseau (France) Functionals, Many-Body Perturbation Theory, Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory
48 Gian-Marco Rignanese Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) vibrational properties, transport properties, high-throughput, machine learning
49 Patrick Rinke Espoo (Finland) GW, electronic structure theory, machine learning, theoretical spectroscopy
50 Pina Romaniello Toulouse (France) MBPT, density matrix
51 Angel Rubio Hamburg (Germany) TDDFT, MPPT,, new states of matter, quantum materials, QEDFT
52 Davide Sangalli Milano (Italy) Non equilibrium, Real Time, Exciton, Bethe Salpeter, Pump and Probe, Optics, Magento Optics,
53 Arno Schindlmayr Paderborn (Germany) many-body perturbation theory, GW approximation
54 Andre Schleife Urbana (United States) first-principles simulations, computational materials science, TDDFT, MBPT
55 Francesco Sottile Palaiseau (France) TDDFT, BSE
56 Ilya Tokatly San Sebastian (Spain) time-dependent density functional theory, many-body theory, QED, spintronics, superconductivity
57 Michiel van Setten Leuven (Belgium) GW, photo chemistry
58 Daniele Varsano Modena (Italy) Many Body Perturbation Theory, exciton condensation, low dimensional systems
59 Valerie Veniard Palaiseau (France) Non linear Optics, TDDFT
60 Claudio Verdozzi Lund (Sweden) Nonequilibrium correlated model systems , NEGF, (TD)DFT, ED, Quantum transport, disorder, spectroscopy, electron-phonon and magnetic interactions
61 Mathieu Verstraete Liège (Belgium) spectroscopy, electronic structure, phonons, electron-phonon coupling, magnetism, ultrafast dynamics, open source software development
62 Hans-Christian Weissker Marseille (France) TDDFT, real-time, metal clusters, optical properties
63 Zeila Zanolli Utrecht (The Netherlands) quantum materials, topological materials, magnetism, quantum transport, real time spectroscopy, 2D layered materials