NREL's Solid State Theory Group:
An Overview

The Solid State Theory (SST) Group at NREL was established in 1978 under the direction of Alex Zunger. The group consists of four regular staff plus anywhere from five to eight post docs, research associates and visiting scientists. This group has hosted and trained 31 post doctoral fellows (visit our web page entitled "Where Are They Now?") and published over 300 papers in refereed journals (search our publications at our web page entitled "Publications by Subject") including over than 40 in Physical Review Letters and almost 50 in Rapid Communications, and delivered over 80 invited talks at major conferences around the world (including 7 at APS March Meetings). The SST Group's main areas of research include (but are not limited to):

Sources of Funding include (see "Sources of Funding"):

Computer facilities include sixteen SGI "Origin 2000" processors, four IBM RISC workstations, and access to NERSC T3E.

For information on employment please visit our web page about available postdoc positions.