Former Group Members:

Farnaz Heidar-Zadeh

Position: Post-Doc

Years: 2017-2019

Topic: Designing new machine learning methods for chemical properties.

Co publis: 0

Current Position: Associate Professor, McMaster University

Dennis Barton

Position: Post-Doc

Years: 2017-2019

Topic: Assessment of precision and reproducitbility of vdW dispersion methods in electronic structure calculations.

Co publis: 0*

Current Position:

Yasmine Al-Hamdani

Position: Post-Doc

Years: 2017-2019

Topic: Quantum chemical benchmarking interaction energies through Quantum Montecarlo.

Co publis: 3

Current Position: Post-Doc at University of Zurich

Johannes Hoja

Position: PhD

Years: 2014-2018

Topic: Crystal Structure Predictions from First-Principle calculations

Co publis: 11

Current Position: Post Doc position, University of Graz (Austria)

Mainak Sadhukhan

Position: Post-Doc

Years: 2016-2018

Topic: vdW interactions beyond dipole approximations.

Co publis: 4

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, IIT Kanpur

Jan Hermann

Position: PhD Student

Years: 2013-2017

Topic: Many Body Methods.

Co publis: 5

Current Position: Post-Doc, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany

 - Guo-Xu Zhang

Position: PhD

Years: 2010-2014; 

Topic: Van der Waals in solids; 

Co publis: 5;

Career: Ass. Prof. at HIT (Harbin Institute of Technology, China)

- Javier Camarillo-Cisneros;

Position: PhD visitor

Years: 2011-2014;

Topic: Adsorption on stepped surfaces;

Co publis: 2

Career: Researcher at Cinvestav, Chihuahua (Mexico)

 

 - Xiaofei Liu

Position: PhD visitor;

Topic: Metal-organic networks

Years: 2014-2015;

Co publis:1;

Career: Ass. Prof. at Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China

 

- Victor Ruiz

Position: PhD

Topic: Van der Waals in interfaces

Years: 2011-2016

Co publis: 6

Career: Postdoc at HU Berlin

 

- Vivekanand Gobre

Position: PhD

Topic: Electronic structure methods

Years: 2011-2016

Co publis: 4

Career: Lecturer in Pune, India

 

- Nicola Ferri

Position: PhD

Topic: Van der Waals and electronic properties

Years: 2011-2016

Co publis: 5

Career: Postdoc at FHI Berlin

 

-  Wei Liu

Position: Post doc

Topic: Catalysis, interfaces

Years: 2010-2014

Co publis: 11

Career: Professor in Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China

- Wang Gao

Position: Post doc

Topic: Defects, friction

Years: 2013-2015

Co publis: 4

Career: Professor in Jilin University, China

-  Alberto Ambrosetti

Position: Post Doc

Topic: Many-body methods

Years: 2012-2014

Co publis: 5

Career: Lecturer at University of Padova, Italy

 

-  Katja Hansen

Position: Post Doc

Topic: Machine learning

Years: 2012-2013

Co publis: 3

Career: Researcher in 3M, Duesseldorf

 

-  Anthony Reilly

Career: Post Doc

Title: Molecular crystals

Years: 2012-2013

Co publis: 6

Career: Professor at City University of Dublin

Mausumi Chattopadhyaya

Position: Post Doc

Topic: Wetting

Years: 2014-2017

Co publis: 2

Career: Postdoc

-  Fairoja Cheenicode-Kabeer

Position: Post Doc

Topic: Catalysis

Years: 2015-2017

Co publis: 3

Career: Postdoc

 

-  Gionni Marchetti

Position: Post Doc

Career: Machine Learning

Years: 2014-2016

Co publis: 1

Career: Postdoc in Riga

 

-  Limin Zheng

Position: Post Doc

Topic: Nuclear quantum effects

Years: 2015-

Co publis: 1

Career: Visiting Professor

- Dr. Andrii Kleschonok

Post Doc, 2016 -2018

Career: Data Scientist in VW Labs

- Dr. Majid Mortazvi

Post Doc, 2016-2018

Career: Data Scientist in IT

The work of Prof. Alexandre Tkatchenko is supported in part by the European Research Council under the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement n. 725291)  and by FNR.