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, TDDFT, electron-phonon coupling, optical absorption, core spectroscopy, Raman scattering
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 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)
21 Matteo Gatti Palaiseau (France) MBPT (GW,BSE), TDDFT, Photoemission and loss spectroscopies, Optical absorption
22 Rex Godby York (United Kingdom) Many-electron effects in matter, time-dependent density-functional theory, many-body perturbation theory
23 xavier gonze Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) DFT, DFPT, Abinit
24 Paola Gori Rome (Italia) dft, many-body perturbation theory, optical properties, 2d systems
25 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
26 Myrta Grüning Belfast (United Kingdom) nonlinear optics, band-gap offset at interfaces, theory and code development
27 Nicole Helbig Liège (Belgium) Method development, density functional theory, density matrix functional theory
28 Maria Hellgren Paris (France) Many-body theory, TDDFT, ACFDT
29 federico iori Les Loges en Josas (France) heterogeneous catalysis, adsorption, ALD, deposition, hydrogen, CVD, coatings, metallurgy
30 Stefan Kurth San Sebastian (Spain) density functional theory, steady-state and time-dependent transport
31 Nicola Manini Milano (Italy) electronic structure, friction, dynamics, disspation
32 Miguel Marques Jena (Germany) DFT, TDDFT, xc functional, superconductivity, materials design, machine learning, octopus, libxc
33 Valerio Olevano Grenoble (France) many-body, correlations, TDDFT, spectroscopy, excitations
34 giovanni onida Milano (Italy) Surfaces, Optical Properties, Excitons, Hybrid Functionals, Carbon
35 Stefano Ossicini Modena (Italy) firts principle calculations, nanostructures, photovoltaic
36 maurizia palummo Rome (Italy) ab-initio GW BSE TDDFT excitons 2D materials surfaces organic compounds material for solar harvesting
37 Pasquale Pavone Berlin (Germany) lattice dynamics, code implementation, electron-phonon interaction
38 Olivia Pulci Rome (Italy) DFT, TDDFT, GW, BSE, topological materials
39 Esa Räsänen Tampere (Finland) quantum dynamics, coherent control, density-functional theory, time-series analysis
40 John Rehr Seattle (USA) Excited states and spectroscopy theory
41 Lucia Reining Palaiseau (France) Functionals, Many-Body Perturbation Theory, Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory
42 Gian-Marco Rignanese Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium) vibrational properties, transport properties, high-throughput, machine learning
43 Patrick Rinke Espoo (Finland) GW, electronic structure theory, machine learning, theoretical spectroscopy
44 Pina Romaniello Toulouse (France) MBPT, density matrix
45 Angel Rubio Hamburg (Germany) TDDFT, MPPT,, new states of matter, quantum materials, QEDFT
46 Arno Schindlmayr Paderborn (Germany) many-body perturbation theory, GW approximation
47 Andre Schleife Urbana (United States) first-principles simulations, computational materials science, TDDFT, MBPT
48 Francesco Sottile Palaiseau (France) TDDFT, BSE
49 Ilya Tokatly San Sebastian (Spain) time-dependent density functional theory, many-body theory, QED, spintronics, superconductivity
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) topological materials, magnetism, quantum transport, real time spectroscopy, 2D layered materials