Thursday, 10 January


8:45  Welcome

chair  R. Needs

9:00  S. Zhang
 Recent progress in auxiliaryfield electronicstructure methods

9:50  J. Toulouse
 Optimization of quantum Monte Carlo wave functions by energy minimization

10:40  Coffee

11:00  M. Casula
 Diffusion Monte Carlo methods with nonlocal potentials

11:50  A. Rubtsov
 Continuous time QMC methods: applications for DMFT and beyond

12:40  Lunch

chair  X. Gonze

14:30  M. Bernasconi
 Adsorption, diffusion, and decomposition of silyl radicals at clean and hydrogenated Si(100) surfaces by abinitio simulations

15:20  L. Genovese
 Daubechies wavelets as a basis set for density functional pseudopotential calculations: the BigDFT project

16:10  Coffee

16:40  J. Behler
 Nonadiabatic effects in the oxygen dissociation at the Al(111) surface

17:30  D. Alfé
 Absolute rate of thermal desorption from first principles simulations

18:20  Close

18:30  Poster session

20:00  Dinner


Friday, 11 January


chair  X. Gong

9:00  A. Marini
 Abinitio finite temperature excitons

9:50  O. Pulci
 Optical spectrum of water: manybody perturbation theory meets molecular dynamics

10:40  Coffee

11:00  R. Gebauer
 A Lanczosbased recursion scheme for the direct calculation of optical spectra in TDDFT

11:50  M. Verstraete
 The GW spacetime formalism at finite temperature for metallic systems

12:40  Lunch

chair  D. Vanderbilt

14:30  S. Savrasov
 Are selfenergies local? Insights from LDA+DMFT and GW+DMFT

15:20  M. Potthoff
 Lanczosbased cluster methods for strongly correlated electron systems

16:10  Coffee

16:40  F. Aryasetiawan
 Calculating the Hubbard U from first principles: constrained RPA

17:30  I. Souza
 Wannier interpolation and its application to the calculation of anomalous Hall conductivity

18:20  Close

20:00  Conference Dinner


Saturday, 12 January


chair  M. Gillan

9:00  A. Lichtenstein
 Spectral density functionals: LDA+DMFT

9:50  K. Haule
 Modeling the localizedtoitinerant electronic transition in the heavy Fermion system CeIrIn_{5}

10:40  Coffee

11:00  R. Pentcheva
 Compensation mechanisms and functionality of perovskite interfaces

11:50  R. Valenti
 Orbital order in the frustrated spinel ZnV_{2}O_{4}

12:40  Lunch
