Udo Schwingenschlögl

Professor, Material Science and Engineering

Physical Science and Engineering Division

Computational Physics & Materials Science


Education Profile

  • ​​​​​​Ph.D., Universität Augsburg, 2004
  • Diploma, Universität Augsburg, 2001

Research Interests

Dr. Schwingenschlögl's research interests concentrate on the electronic and structural properties of nanostructured systems, in particular those including surfaces and interfaces. He has an extensive publication record approaching 200 articles.

Selected Publications

  • Chroneos, C. Jiang, R.W. Grimes, and U. Schwingenschlögl, "Special quasirandom structures for binary/ternary group IV random alloys", Chemical Physics Letters 493, 97-102 , 2010.
  • Rungger, X. Chen, U. Schwingenschlögl, and S. Sanvito, "Finite-bias electronic transport of molecules in a water solution", Physical Review B 81, 235407, 2010.
  • U. Schwingenschlögl, A. Chroneos, C. Schuster, and R.W. Grimes, "Extrinsic doping in silicon revisited", Applied Physics Letters 96, 242107, 2010.
  • J.J. Pulikkotil and U. Schwingenschlögl, "Ab initio description of disordered Sr(x)K(x)Fe(2)As(2) using the coherent potential approximation", Physical Review Letters 104, 177006, 2010.
  • U. Schwingenschlögl, C. Di Paola, K. Nogita, and C.M. Gourlay, "The influence of Ni additions on the relative stability of η and η' Cu(6)Sn(5)", Applied Physics Letters 96, 061908, 2010.