Psi-k - Ab initio (from electronic structure) calculation of complex processes in materials


Awards of Psi-k Members

Igor Abrikosov (Linköping University, Sweden)

2007 Göran Gustafsson Prize, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Dario Alfe (University College, London)

2005 European Young Investigator Award
2006 EPSRC High Performance Computing Award
2006 “Outstanding Young Person” Prize, Junior Chamber, Italy
2007 Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award

Ole Krogh Andersen (MPI Solid State Research, Stuttgart)

2002 Ernst Mach Medal, Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic (ASCR), Prague
2008 Honorary Doctorate, University of Uppsala
2008 M.N. Saha Memorial Lecture, Indian Ass. for Cultivation of Science, Calcutta

Emilio Artacho (Earth Sciences, University of Cambridge)

2007 Visiting Miller Professor at UC Berkeley, USA

Patrick Bruno (MPI Halle, Germany)

2007 Leibniz-Preis of Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Stefano Baroni (INFM Democritos, Trieste, Italy)

2004 Fellow of American Physical Society, USA

Peter H. Dederichs (IFF, Research Center Juelich, Germany)

2004-present Chairman of Psi-k Network
2004-present Fellow of International Institute for Advanced Studies, Kyoto
2006 Ernst Mach Medal, Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic (ASCR), Prague

Olle Eriksson (Uppsala University, Sweden)

2003 Göran Gustafsson Prize, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Michael W. Finnis (Imperial College, London)

2005 Max Born Medal and Prize, awarded jointly by the Institute of Physics (IOP), UK and the German Physical Society (DPG)

Antoine Georges (Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France)

2004 Dargelos Prize, Alumni of Ecole Polytechnique
2006 Europhysics-Agilent Prize of EPS (with G. Kotliar, D. Vollhardt, W. Metzner)
2007 Silver Medal of CNRS, France

Mike Gillan (University College, London)

2006 Dirac Medal of Institute of Physics, UK

Xavier Gonze (University Louvain, Belgium)

2007 Fellow of Americal Physical Society

Jim Greer (Tyndall National Institute, Ireland)

2012 Intel Outstanding Researcher Award in Simulation and Metrology

Eberhard (Hardy) Gross (Free University Berlin)

2003-2004 Visiting Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge
2004 Schlumberger Award and Medal, UK
2005 Elected Max Planck Fellow
2005-2008 Chair CECAM Council

Karsten Jacobsen (CAMD, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby)

2004 Reinhold W. Jordi’s Award, Copenhagen Denmark

Borje Johansson (Uppsala University/Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm, Sweden)

2004 Honorary doctorate Moscow State University of Technology, Russia
2004 Honorary doctorate, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
2004 Björkens’s Prize, Uppsala University, Sweden
2004 Honorary Member of V-Data Nation, Sweden
2004-present Member of the Nobel Prize Committee for Physics
2006 Honorary Professor, Huazhong Normal University, China
2006 “Orden”, Moscow State University of Technology, Russia
2008 ERC Advanced Grant

Georg Kresse (University Vienna, Austria)

2003 Start Grant of Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung
2003 Hellman Preis, Arbeitsgemeinschaft Theoretische Chemie

Ingrid Mertig (University Halle, Germany)

2007 Fellow of Max Planck Gesellschaft (MPG)

Angelos Michaelides (University College, London)

2005 European Young Investigator Award

Jens K. Norskov (CAMD, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby)

2003 Richard A. Glenn Award, ASS National Meeting, New Orleans, USA 2004 Fellow of American Physical Society, USA
2004 Distinguished Catalyst Lecturer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, USA
2005 DTU Innovation Prize, Techn. University of Denmark
2006 Honorary Doctorate, Technical University of Eindhoven, Netherlands
2007 The Mullican Medal, Chicago, USA
2007 The Grundfos Award, Copenhagen, Denmark
2007 Olaf A. Hougen Visiting Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA

Risto Nieminen (Helsinki University of Technology, Finland)

2003 University Publicists’ Prize
2003 Professor of the Year

Pablo Ordejon (ICMAB, Barcelona, Spain)

2003 Plate of Honors, Spanish Association of Scientists
2005 Fellow of American Physical Society

Krzysztof Parlinski (Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow)

2005 Maria Curie-Sklodowska Prize, Polish Academy of Sciences

Michele Parrinello (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)

2005 Schroedinger Medal, World Association of Theoretically Oriented Chemists
2006 Triennial Somaini Physics Prize, Italian Physical Society
2003 Honorary Doctorate, University of Messina
2006 Honorary Doctorate, University of Rome 2
2007 Honorary Doctorate, University of Como
2008 Honorary Doctorate, SISSA, Trieste

Michael Payne (TCM Cambridge University)

2008 Fellow of the Royal Society, UK

David Pettifor (University of Oxford, UK)

2005 Commander of the British Empire for “Services of Science”, Queen’s Honours list

Silvia Picozzi (CNRS-INFM Aquila, Italy)

2007 Starting Grant for Independent Research, European Research Council

Przemyslaw Piekarz (Institute of Nuclear Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow)

2008 Stefana-Pienkowskiego- Prize, Polish Academy of Sciences

Lucia Reining (Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, Paris)

2003 Silver Medal of CNRS, France
2007 Fellow of the American Physical Society, USA
2008 Deputy of Supervisory Board (“Hochschulrat”) of Technical University (RWTH) Aachen, Germany

Raffaele Resta (Democritos Centre, Trieste, Italy)

2003-2008 Associate Divisional Editor Physical Review
2006 Fellow of American Physical Society

Angel Rubio (University San Sebastian, Spain)

2004 Fellow of American Physical Society
2005 Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Award, Humboldt Foundation
2006 XVI. Dupont Prize in Nanotechnology, Dupont, Spain
2007 Invited Professor University, Montpellier 2, France

Matthias Scheffler (Fritz Haber Institute of MPG, Berlin)

2003 Medard W. Welch Medal and Prize, AVS The Science & Technology Society, USA
2004 Max Born Medal and Prize, awarded jointly by the Institute of Physics (IOP), UK and the German Physical Society (DPG)
2004 “Distinguished Visiting Professor”, UC Santa Barbara, USA
2004 Visiting Professor, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics of CAS, China
2006 “Distinguished Catalyst Lecturer”, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, USA
2007 Honorary Doctorate, Lund University, Sweden
2008 Ernst Mach Medal, Academy of Sciences of Czech Republic (ASCR), Prague

Thomas C. Schulthess (ETH Zürich and CSCS Manno, Switzerland)

2008 Gordon Bell Award on Supercomputing, USA

Stefano Sanvito (Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland)

2007 Young Scientist Prize in Computational Physics, IUPAP

Tchavdor Todorov (Queen’s University, Belfast, UK)

2003 Maxwell Medal and Prize, Institute of Physics (IOP), UK