Workshop on Materials Computation

data science and multiscale modeling


The UIUC College of Engineering, along with the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, will host a workshop on materials computation, on August 14-15, 2017.  The theme of the workshop will be data science and multiscale modeling, from electronic structure to the continuum.  A group of distinguished invited speakers will join with UIUC faculty and researchers for a program of talks, posters, and discussion over two days.  The goals of the workshop are to identify new directions of research and to foster new collaborations.

Live webcast

Confirmed speakers include:

Dr. Logan Ward, University of Chicago
Dr. Maria Chan, Argonne National Laboratory
Dr. Stephen Foiles, Sandia National Laboratory
Prof. Somnath Ghosh, Johns Hopkins University
Dr. Danny Perez, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Prof. Alejandro Strachan, Purdue University
Prof. Ryan Elliott, University of Minnesota
Prof. Shiwei Zhang, College of William and Mary

More information on the Poster Session

Workshop organizers are:

Prof. David Ceperley, UIUC Department of Physics
Prof. Harley Johnson, UIUC Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering
Prof. Dallas Trinkle, UIUC Department of Materials Science and Engineering