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The conference will run from Wed 18th - Fri 20th Jan 2012 at the School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Leeds.



A training day for PhD students and early career researchers will be held on day 1, followed by 2 days of contributed, poster and invited presentation.



Topics for contribution include:
  - Density Functional Theory Calculations
  - Tight Binding, Pseudopotential and Effective Mass Models for Electronic Structure
  - Empirical Potential Methods for Calculation of Structural Properties
  - Multiscale Approaches
  - Optical and Transport Properties of Quantum Nanostructures including Colloidals and Nanotubes
  - Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors
  - Graphene
  - Laser Devices
  - Photonic Structures
  - Plasmonics
  - Electronic Devices


Invited Speakers

Vadim Cheianov (Lancaster University), "Catastrophes in electron transport across graphene interfaces"


Rita Magri (Universita' di Modena e Reggio Emilia), "Interfaces and surfaces of III-V Semiconductors: from growth issues to electronic properties"


Morten Willatzen (University of Southern Denmark), "Geometry effects in waveguiding and eletronic properties"


Leonardo Bernasconi (STFC RAL), "First-principles optical response of semiconductors and oxide materials"


Martin Persson (Accelrys, Cambridge), "An introduction to DFTB+"


Anders Blom (Quantumwise, Copenhagen), "Atomistix ToolKit - a platform for atomic-scale simulations of nanoelectronic devices"


For the full programme in pdf format click here.

To download the presentations given during the conference click here.



Programme

For the full programme in pdf format click here.

To download the presentations given during the conference click here.