Andrea Dal Corso's lectures



CECAM Summer School Trieste 2017

25. Cohen and Bergstresser empirical pseudopotentials band structures. [tgz]

24. Free electrons band structures. [tgz]


Trieste 2017

23. Density functional perturbation theory for lattice dynamics. [pdf]

22. Phonon interpolation and vibrational thermodynamic properties. [pdf]

21. Computer exercise: Phonon dispersions of silicon and vibrational thermodynamic properties. [tgz]


Trieste 2016

20. Density functional perturbation theory for lattice dynamics with ultrasoft PPs and PAW. [pdf]


Trento 2013

19. Final exams: [exercise1, exercise2, exercise3, exercise4].

18. Computer exercise: Charge density of Si and GaAs with empirical pseudopotentials. Exercise [tgz].

17. Computer exercise: Free electrons density of states (1D, 2D, and 3D). Exercise [tgz].

16. Computer exercise: Band structure of Si and GaAs with empirical pseudopotentials. Exercise [tgz].

15. Computer exercise: Band structure of free electrons. Exercise [tgz].


Electronic structure course (SISSA 2012)

14. Computer exercise: Silicon ionization potentials. Exercise [tgz].


Trieste 2011

13. Introduction to ab-initio lattice dynamics and vibrational thermodynamics. Slides [pdf].
Most updated version Trieste 2017

12. Computer exercise: The α - β phase transition in tin. Exercise [tgz].

11. Modern pseudopotentials: an introduction. Slides [pdf].


Trento 2011

10. Homeworks [exercise_1, exercise_2, exercise_3, exercise_4].


Trieste 2010

9. Computer exercise: Density functional perturbation theory for lattice dynamics. Slides [pdf]. Exercise (original [tgz], simplified compilation [tgz]).


Cork 2010

8. Density functional perturbation theory for lattice dynamics. Slides [pdf]. Exercise [tgz].
Most updated version Trieste 2017

7. The PWcond.x code: complex bands, transmission and ballistic conductance. Slides [pdf]. Exercise [tgz].


Santa Barbara 2009

6. Density functional perturbation theory II: phonon dispersions. Slides [pdf].
Most updated version Trieste 2017

5. Introduction to noncollinear magnetism and spin-orbit coupling in Quantum ESPRESSO. Slides [pdf]. Exercise [tgz].

4. Pseudopotential generation and test by the ld1.x atomic code: an introduction. Slides [pdf]. Exercise [tgz].


Electronic structure course (SISSA 2009)

3. Pseudopotential generation. Exercise [tgz].

2. The atomic code ld1.x. Exercise [tgz].


Shanghai 2008

1. Introduction to density functional perturbation theory for lattice dynamics. Slides [pdf]. Exercise [tgz].
Most updated version Trieste 2017


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