High Performance Computing (HPC) capabilities and strengthening computation infrastructure.
Use of computational tools in the areas of energy, materials, environment, security, health, and in other areas of national priority.
Theoretical condensed matter physics
Worked on first-principles computational extensions to the Gordon-Kim rigid-ion electron-gas model applied to lattice dynamics and phase transitions in complex ionic solids.
Electronic, structural, elastic, and vibrational properties of complex oxides.
Interest in Bakken - North Dakota