The week long school is designed for new users of CRYSTAL, PhD students, Post-Docs and researchers with interests in solid state chemistry, physics, materials science, surface science, catalysis, magnetism and nano-science.
Prof Sir Richard Catlow (UCL) - Interatomic Potentials and modelling as a tool in materials science
Prof Olivier Hardouin Duparc (Institut Polytechnique de Paris) - Interatomic potentials: Basic historical developments, with the Natural Intelligence of our brilliant predecessors
Prof Sally Price (UCL) - Interatomic potentials for modelling the intermolecular forces between organic molecules, pharmaceuticals and biomolecules
Pushing the frontiers of density functional theory using machine learning - Aron Cohen, Google Deepmind
Smooth(er) meta-generalised gradient approximation functionals: design and applications in condensed systems - Albert Bartok-Partay, Warwick
The ABC… of extended DFT - Andrew Teale, University of Nottingham