Workshop in honor of Hardy Gross

13.06.2019 - Halle (Saale), Germany


The workshop took place in IAMO, at the Weinberg Campus of the Martin-Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg.


9:45Opening remarks
Session IChairperson - Silvana Botti (University of Jena)
10:00Erich Runge (Technische Universität Ilmenau) - Light and Disorder
10:45Luiz Oliveira (University of São Paulo) - Excited states, superconductivity, and other lessons I learned from the Gurus
11:30Matthias Scheffler (Fritz-Haber Institut, Berlin) - Modeling the Function of Materials by Artificial Intelligence (photos of Hardy)
Lunch break
Session IIChairperson - Xavier Gonze (Université Catholique de Louvain) - Hardy and the ETSF
13:45Carsten Ullrich (University of Missouri-Columbia) - Time-dependent density-functional theory: a success story
14:30Lucia Reining (Ecole Polytechnique, Paris) - How to make simple pictures exact, and other useful ways to understand the ununderstandable
15:15Angel Rubio (MPSD Hamburg and UPV) - New states of matter
Coffee break
Session IIIChairperson - Giovanni Ciccotti (University of Rome "La Sapienza")
17:00A. Mook, J. Henk, Ingrid Mertig (Martin-Luther University, Halle) - Topological magnon states
17:45Roi Baer (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem) - Dogmatic and pragmatic spirits in time-dependent density functional theory
Closing remarks

Some photos of Hardy

And of other participants


  • Miguel Marques
  • Michael Strauch, Katja Möritz

For any inquiries please email to Miguel Marques.

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