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Materials Theory Group

 
Read more at: 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. Upcoming Seminars: Past Seminars...


Read more at: Electronic Structure Discussion Group

Electronic Structure Discussion Group

The Materials Theory Group are core participants in the University-wide Electronic Structure Discussion Group. These meetings are intended to promote the exchange of ideas between scientists who develop or use techniques such as density functional theory, quantum Monte Carlo, or quantum chemistry...


Read more at: MSM-AIMR Joint Online Workshop 2020

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.


Read more at: Total Energy and Force Methods 2018 Workshop

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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Anatase-like Grain Boundary Structure in Rutile Titanium Dioxide

30 April 2021

A collaboration between researchers at Cambridge and AIMR has shed light on grain boundary structures in titania.

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.