Computational condensed matter physics

  • Feng, Ji: Computational physics and electronic structure theory, with particular focus on electronic Berry phase, electron-phonon coupling and correlation effects; electronic structure methods based on ab initio approaches;
  • Wang, Enge: Fundamental understanding of the kinetics involved in formation and decay of surface-based nanostructures, development of chemical vapor deposition of light-element nanomaterials, and study of water behaviors in confinement system;
  • Xu, Limei: Theoretical and computational physics. Especially interested in anomalous behavior of confined and bulk water; phase transition and critical phenomenon in soft-materials; glass transformations.