Past events

  • AiiDA tutorial — May 2017

    from 29 to May 31 2017 at EPFL, Lausanne

    A MARVEL/MaX/Psi-k Tutorial on high-throughput computations: general methods and applications using AiiDA will be held on May 29 to 31, 2017 at EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland).

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture — Annabella Selloni

    May 16 2017 at EPFL, MXF1

    Tuesday May 16, 2017, 4:15 pm, EPFL MXF-1,  Prof.  Annabella Selloni (Princeton University), Photocatalysis on TiO2: insights from simulations

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — May 2017

    May 11 2017 at EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the seventh MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday May 11, 2017, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Piero Gasparotto (EPFL, COSMO) gives a presentation on 'Probabilistic Analysis of Molecular Motifs' and Ariadni Boziki (EPFL, LCBC) on 'Phase discovery of organic-inorganic halide perovskites'. The seminar is facilitated by Sandip De.

  • MARVEL site visit 2017

    from 25 to April 26 2017 at EPFL

    The third MARVEL site visit will take place at EPFL on April 25-26, 2017.

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — April 2017

    April 6 2017 at EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the sixth MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday April 6, 2017, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Vamshi Mohan Katukuri (EPFL, C3MP) gives a presentation on 'Material realization of Kitaev model on honeycomb lattice' and Quang Van Nguyen (EPFL, LIONS) on 'Quantum properties prediction from optimization point of view'. The seminar is facilitated by Fernando Gargiulo.

  • Fix the leaky pipeline!

    March 30 2017 at SERI, Einsteinstr. 2, 3005 Berne

    Information event about the "Fix the leaky pipeline!" program on Thursday 30 March 2017, 9:45-16:00 at SERI – State Secretariat for Education, Research & Innovation – Einsteinstr. 2, 3005 Berne.

  • Ig Nobel Award Tour Show 2017

    March 21 2017 at EPFL, Forum Rolex

    On Tuesday March 21, EPFL will welcome for the second time the Ig Nobel Award Tour Show, with Marc Abrahams and a line-up of Ig Nobel Prize winners, with the support of the NCCR MARVEL.

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — March 2017

    March 9 2017 at EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the fifth MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday March 9, 2017, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Assil Bouzid (EPFL, CSEA) gives a presentation on 'Redox levels through constant Fermi-level ab initio molecular dynamics' and Nicolas Hörmann (EPFL, THEOS) on 'Grand-canonical first-principles simulations of electrochemical interface'. The seminar is facilitated by Ariadni Boziki .

  • MARVEL Distinguished Lecture — Markus Reiher

    March 8 2017 at EPFL, MXF1

    Wednesday March 8, 2017, 4:15 pm, EPFL MXF-1,  Prof. Markus Reiher (ETH Zurich), Interactive and Automated Exploration of Reaction Mechanisms

  • MARVEL-MaX meeting and advanced AiiDA tutorial - March 2017

    from 6 to March 7 2017 at EPFL

    This meeting with both MARVEL and MaX members aims to encourage collaborations and to discuss about integration of workflows, plugins and curated data within AiiDA and Materials cloud. Furthermore, during the event an advanced AiiDA tutorial for experienced AiiDA users will be held. The event will be recorded and videos uploaded to the MaterialsCloud YouTube channel.

  • MARVEL School on Variationally Enhanced Sampling

    from 14 to February 17 2017 at Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), Lugano

    This MARVEL school will cover the use of variationally enhanced sampling for obtaining free energies and kinetic rates both from classical and ab initio molecular dynamics. Other methods such as metadynamics will also be covered. Focus will be made on the use of these methods for applications related to materials science. The school will include hands-on tutorials using PLUMED 2 with various molecular dynamics codes. 

  • MARVEL Junior Seminar — February 2017

    February 9 2017 at EPFL, MED 0 1418

    Welcome to the fourth MARVEL Junior Seminar on Thursday February 9, 2017, 12:15 pm, EPFL, room MED 0 1418. Paramvir Ahlawat (EPFL, LCBC) gives a presentation on 'Molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of nucleation and crystal growth of lead halide perovskites' and Giovanni Pizzi (EPFL, THEOS) on 'Automating materials discovery using AiiDA: provenance concepts and some use cases'. The seminar is facilitated by Quang Van Nguyen .