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Materials Modelling Seminars

Materials Modelling Seminars Materials Modelling Seminars are typically held in Goldsmiths 1 (0_017), on the ground floor of the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge. See here for directions to the department, and click on the talks below for more information...

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Materials Modelling Seminars

Materials Modelling Seminar - Martin Uhrin Materials Modelling Seminar - Zhun-Yong Ong Materials Modelling Seminar - Maosheng Miao Materials Modelling Seminar - Kazuto Akagi Materials Modelling Seminar - Graeme Ackland Materials Modelling Seminar - Michele Ceriotti Materials Modelling Seminar -...

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Total Energy and Force Methods 2018 Workshop

Total Energy and Force Methods 2018 Workshop 9 th January 2018 – 11 th January 2018 Last Booking Date for this Event: 7 th December 2017 The workshop focuses on the most recent developments in the field of electronic structure methods from the first-principles perspective, their diverse...

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MSM-AIMR Joint Online Workshop 2020

In the week of 24-28 August 2020, we will be hosting a Joint Online Workshop, bringing together researchers from Materials Science and Metallurgy in Cambridge and the Advanced Institute for Materials Research in Japan for a series of seminars.

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Latest news

Physics World Breakthrough of the Year finalists for 2020

17 December 2020

A paper coauthored by Chris Pickard and Bartomeu Monserrat has been selected as a Top 10 finalist in Physics World's breakthroughs of the year for 2020.

An upper limit for the speed of sound

17 November 2020

A collaboration involving Bartomeu Monserrat and Chris Pickard was featured on both the University website and the Department website .

New fellowships for Chuck

17 November 2020

Congratulations to Chuck Witt, who began recently as a Schmidt Science Fellow and as a Junior Research Fellow at Christ's College, Cambridge! The Schmidt award is intended to catalyze new research directions and...

Machine learning shows how hydrogen becomes a metal inside giant planets

10 September 2020

By combining machine learning and quantum mechanics, researchers have carried out simulations to discover how hydrogen becomes a metal under extreme pressures.

MSM-AIMR Joint Online Workshop 2020

8 September 2020

In the week of 24-28 August 2020, the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy held a Joint Online Workshop with Tohoku University in Japan.

Hierarchically Structured Allotropes of Phosphorus from Data-Driven Exploration

22 June 2020

Researchers discover new elemental phosphorus structures by using 'fragments' of phosphorus as building blocks.

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.