[Pw_forum] Summer school: ASESMA 2014

Omololu Akin-Ojo prayerz.omo at gmail.com
Mon Feb 24 09:12:07 CET 2014

Dear all,

The third African School series on Electronic Structure Methods and
Applications (ASESMA2014) will be held 9th -- 21st of June, 2014 in Abuja,
Please register on http://agenda.ictp.it/smr.php?2623 for the school.
(Note: Deadline for requesting participation is Sunday/9th/March/2014)

This school is "planned on a biennial basis ... and emphasize the theory
and computational methods for predicting and understanding properties of
materials at the fundamental level of electronic structure".

The 2014 school will focus on: Optical properties with TDDFT and GW;
Quantum Monte Carlo, and Molecular Dynamics. Both lectures and hands-on
computational sessions are included.

Some of the planned speakers/lecturers include:
Prof. Richard Martin (UIUC, Illinois and Stanford Univ., USA)
Prof. Nithaya Chetty (Univ. of Pretoria, South Africa)
Prof. George Amolo (Chepkoilel Univ., Eldoret, Kenya)
Prof. Sandro Scandolo (ICTP, Trieste, Italy)
Prof. Mark Casida (Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France)
Prof. Daniel Joubert (Univ. of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)
Prof. Renata Wentzcovitch (Univ. of Minnesota, USA)
Prof. Ryo Maezono (AIST, Japan)

Pls spread the word!

Omololu Akin-Ojo,
Theoretical Physics Department,
African University of Science and Technology (AUST),
Km 10 Airport Rd, Galadimawa,
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