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Professor Richard Needs

Professor Richard Needs

Professor of Theoretical Physics

Research themes

Nuclear Energy:

Complex systems such as surfaces, interfaces, defects, and clusters, mainly studying structural properties, including phase transitions and excitation energies

Departments and Institutes

Department of Physics:

Research Interests

  • Computational Electronic Structure of Materials
  • Quantum Monte Carlo Simulations for Real Materials
  • Local Density Functional Calculations
  • Many-Body Perturbation Theory Calculations