skip to content

Materials Theory Group

 

Optados

Latest news

Hierarchically Structured Allotropes of Phosphorus from Data-Driven Exploration

22 June 2020

helix.png Many complex materials in nature are made up of well-defined structural building blocks. Researchers from the UK and Italy have now used computer algorithms (see previous Highlights here and here ) to disassemble a...

New academic license for CASTEP

6 March 2020

The CASTEP developers announce a new cost-free worldwide source code license to CASTEP and NMR CASTEP for academic use.

Dr Chuck Witt joins the MTG

6 March 2020

The Materials Theory Group welcomes its newest research associate, Dr Chuck Witt.

Welcome to Dr Bartomeu Monserrat

10 January 2020

The Materials Theory Group welcomes new faculty member and new group member Bartomeu Monserrat.

CASTEP: From research code to software product with Professor Chris Pickard

9 January 2020

On 22 January 2020, Chris Pickard will give a talk followed by a Q&A session on commercialising software.

College Senior Scholarship for Ben

25 November 2019

PhD student Ben Shires has been awarded a Fitzwilliam College Senior Scholarship.

In-browser cloud-hosted AIRSS examples available

8 August 2019

Materials Theory Group member and PhD student Bonan Zhu has created an interactive online environment for the ab initio random structure searching (AIRSS) code. The environment uses binder and allows a user to access and run...