Plenary Speakers

Professor Michele Parrinello

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia

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Machine Learning and Molecular Dynamics
October 28, 2021

Michele Parrinello is currently principal investigator at the Italian Institute of Technology in Genoa, Italy.

Professor Georg Kresse

University of Vienna

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The Random Phase Approximation: A Practical Method Beyond DFT
October 14, 2020
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Post-DFT Accuracy for Finite Temperature Properties Using Incremental Machine Learning
October 20, 2021

Georg Kresse's main scientific focus lies in the fields of Theoretical Solid State Physics, Surface Sciences and Computational Materials Physics.

Professor Chris Van de Walle

University of California, Santa Barbara

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Materials for Quantum Computing: An Interview with Prof. Chris Van de Walle
October 14, 2021

Chris Van de Walle is a Distinguished Professor of Materials and the inaugural recipient of the Herbert Kroemer Endowed Chair in Materials Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Sir Richard Catlow FRS

Royal Society

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Interatomic Potentials - Why We Still Need Them and How Can We Improve Them
October 8, 2020
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Catalytic Processes for Sustainable Chemical and Fuels
October 7, 2021

Sir Richard Catlow has been a leader at University College London, the University of Keele, the University of Cardiff, and is a Fellow of the Royal Society.