DCMS Materials 4.0 Summer School 2019

DCMS Materials 4.0 Summer School 2019

MATERIALS 4.0: Deep Mechanics Monday 19.08.2019 – Friday 23.08.2019 TU Dresden (Germany) Applications open in March!  Event page   This summer school is part of TU Dresden’s Institutional Strategy, funded by the Excellence Initiative of the German Federal and State Governments.

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TU Dresden is at the forefront in materials science

TU Dresden is at the forefront in materials science

In the current QS University Ranking, TU Dresden is among the top 50 in the world for the first time in the field of materials science Dresden, 27th February 2019: In the “QS World University Ranking by Subject 2019” published today, TU Dresden has made it into the top 50 of the listed universities in…

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Duke of Kent at TU Dresden

Duke of Kent at TU Dresden

TU Dresden welcomed His Royal Highness Prince Edward, Duke of Kent. As part of his visit to Dresden, he was particularly interested in gaining an impression of the scientific work conducted at Saxony’s largest university and East Germany’s only University of Excellence with the exception of Berlin. Moreover, TU Dresden also has close ties to…

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Science unlimited: The international transCampus Dresden – London expands despite Brexit

Science unlimited: The international transCampus Dresden – London expands despite Brexit

Materials researchers from both sides of the Channel intend to establish globally leading network The unique transCampus London–Dresden, which transcends national borders, is growing steadily. The two top academic institutions, King’s College London (KCL) and Technische Universität Dresden (TUD), are now extending their co-operation to the field of materials research. transCampus was launched in 2015…

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Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant for Robert Biele

Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant for Robert Biele

The scientist Dr. Robert Biele has received the prestigious Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions research grant to explore thermoelectricity at the nanoscale together with Prof. Gianaurelio Cuniberti at the Chair of Materials Science and Nanotechnology. Dr Biele did his PhD in the Nano-Bio-Spectroscopy Group at the University of the Basque Country in Spain and his research focuses…

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DCMS Summer School: Workshop

DCMS Summer School: Workshop

DAYS FOUR AND FIVE The last two days of the summer school consisted of several talks about recent and ongoing research. A wide variety of topics were presented, such as optoelectronics and photovoltaics, discovery of magnetic materials, simulations for nanoelectronic engineering and thermal transport. Three participants presented their work in a dedicated session. On Friday,…

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DCMS Summer School: Day Three

DCMS Summer School: Day Three

DAY THREE The third day started with Prof. Jörg Behler from the Georg-August-Universität in Göttingen giving a very interesting lecture on high dimensional neural network potentials. After an exciting introduction to machine learning techniques, including pitfalls and potential artefacts, he showed how  ML techniques can be applied to constructing atomistic potentials relying on simple but very…

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DCMS Summer School: Day Two

DCMS Summer School: Day Two

DAY TWO On the second day of the summer school, Prof. Cecilia Clementi (Rice University) gave a lecture on learning effective molecular models using machine learning methods. In particular, she addressed the problem to capture rare events – like protein folding – in molecular dynamics simulations and how to achieve long-time simulations using “short-time” data….

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DCMS Summer School: Day One

DCMS Summer School: Day One

DAY ONE Day one of our international summer school Materials 4.0 – Deep Materials: Perspectives on data-driven materials research started with three lectures covering mathematical basics, practical usage and applications of machine learning methods. The first lecture was given by Prof. Roger French (Case Western University). He introduced the concept of big data and the resulting…

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DCMS Materials 4.0 Summer School 2018

DCMS Materials 4.0 Summer School 2018

Deep Materials: Perspectives on data-driven materials research  Event page   This summer school is part of TU Dresden’s Institutional Strategy, funded by the Excellence Initiative of the German Federal and State Governments.

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