This is the home of the Computational Materials Research group, a subunit of the Division of Condensed Matter and Materials Theory at the Department of Physics at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg (Sweden). We study ma­ter­ials for energy conversion and storage using electronic and atomic scale modeling, with the goal of improving existing and finding new materials.

Recent posts


Congratulations Leili!

On June, 9th 2015 Leili successfully defended her licentiate thesis titled Defect properties in dilute tungsten alloys from först-principles calculations. Le...

The unexpected benefits of impurities

State-of-the-art scintillators such as LaBr3 and SrI2 offer much better energy resolution than “classical” materials such as NaI and CsI. Further improvement...