Research Support for this Group

Current Research Grants of W. E. Pickett

09/28/15
-09/27/18

DOE
NNSA
SSAAP

Spectroscopic and NMR Studies of Screening
in Compressed Novel Magnets:
Rare Earth & Fe-based Compounds
DE-FG03-xxxxxxx
co-PI w/
R. Scalettar (PI)
N. Curro

02/01/13
-01/31/16

DOE
BES

Spin-Orbit Tailoring of Materials Properties
DE-FG02-04ER46111
sole PI

09/01/12
-08/30/15

DOE
NNSA
SSAAP

High Z Metal Oxides at High Pressure:
Integrated Experiment and Theory
DE-FG03-03NA00071
co-PI w/
R. Scalettar (PI)
N. Curro

08/01/12
-07/31/15

NSF
DMR

Electron Pairing in Doped Insulators
DMR-1207622-0
sole PI

Recent Research Grants of W. E. Pickett

9/15/10
-08/31/14

NSF
PIF

Quantum Monte Carlo Using Multicore Processors
PHY-1005503
co-PI w/
R. Scalettar (PI)
Z. Bai

07/01/10
-09/30/13

DOE
SciDAC-e

Algorithms, Codes, and Data Analysis in
Quantum Simulations of Materials
for Energy Applications DE-FC02-06ER25777
co-PI w/ 3 others

10/01/10
-09/30/13

DOE
CMSN

Computational Design of Fe-based Superconductors
DE-SC0005468
co-PI w/ 7 others

02/01/10
-01/31/13

DOE
BES

Theory of Oxide Nanostructures:
Polarity, Dimensionality, and Strong Interactions
sole PI

07/01/07
-06/30/12

DOE
SciDAC

Quantum Simulations in Materials and Nanostructures co-PI w/ 10 others

09/01/09
-08/30/12

DOE
NNSA
SSAAP

Magnetic and Structure Properties of f-Electron Systems
at High Pressure: Experiment & Theory
DE-FG03-03NA00071
co-PI w/
N. Curro (PI)
R. Scalettar (co-PI)
Students:
Hahnbidt Rhee
C. (Dave) Lin

07/01/10
-06/30/11

APS
PhysTEC

Preparing Physics Teachers at UCDavis
co-PI w/
Howard Day (PI)
David Webb (co-PI)
Barbara Goldman (co-PI)

07/01/04
-06/30/07

NSF
DMR

Covalency and Low Dimensionality in Superconducting Pairing sole PI

09/01/10
-08/30/13

DOE BES
Equipment Program

Optimized Materials and Nanostructures from
Predictive Computer Simulations
G. Galli, lead-PI
W. Pickett, PI
R. Faller, PI

02/01/07
-01/31/10

DOE
BES

Theory of Real Correlated Electron Materials sole PI

10/01/05
-09/30/08

DOE SSAAP

High Pressure Thermodymanics of Unusual Metals co-PI w/ R. Scalettar
Students:
Brian Maddox
Amy Lazicki
Hahnbidt Rhee
Postdoc:
Simone Chiesa

10/01/03
-09/30/09

DOE CMSN

Predictive Capability for Strongly Correlated Systems Co-coordinator
on 7 P.I. grant

Proposal Submitted: W. E. Pickett

2012-15

NSF DMR
DMREF

Designing Topological Insulator Materials
for Next Generation Electronics
w/ Ramirez, Subramanian,
Siegrist, Savrasov

2012-15

NSF DMR
DMREF

Experimental & Theoretical Approaches to
Interface Induced Superconductivity
w/ Risbud, Beasley,
Schuller
Ovid INSPEC
DAFIS