Dr Daniele Dini, Dr Andrew Horsfield,Dr Johannes Lischner and Dr Paul Tangney

32 hours of lectures and classes, spring term

This course covers finite element and atomistic methods for simulating materials at the microscale and macroscale.

  • Density-functional theory
  • Energy landscapes
  • Molecular dynamics
  • Kinetic Monte Carlo
  • Metropolis Monte Carlo
  • Finite elements
  • Crystal plasticity