Erich Wimmer

Chief Scientific Officer
Erich Wimmer

Erich Wimmer received his doctoral degree from the Technical University in Vienna, Austria. As a post-doctoral fellow in the group of Professor A. J. Freeman at Northwestern University, Erich was instrumental in the development of the original FLAPW method. Prior to co-founding Materials Design, Erich managed software development and led teams at CRAY Research and BIOSYM Technologies.

Sessions
Materials for Quantum Computing: An Interview with Prof. Chris Van de Walle
Materials for Quantum Computing: An Interview with Prof. Chris Van de Walle

plenary

As a leading expert in this field, Prof. Van de Walle will provide answers to key questions concerning the actual status of this technology, the current materials, the obstacles and challenges, and the perspectives for the discovery and optimization of novel materials.