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The Coker Group is always interested in recruiting new postdoctoral researchers and graduate students. If you are interested, please send your C.V. to coker@bu.edu

Congratulations Tony+Donal on your JCP publications

Check out Tony and Donal's paper on "Single Electron States in Polyethylene" in JCP

Updated on March 13, 2014

Congratulations Brendan on passing your 2nd year Orals!

Updated on March 13, 2014

Congratulations Angelo on the Santander Award

Angelo will be visiting Singapore this summer through the Santander award. More information about the award can be found at http://www.bu.edu/cas/magazine/fall12/santander

Updated on March 7, 2014

Congratulations MiKyung for the NSF EAPSI Fellowship

MiKyung will be visiting Pohang this summer through the NSF EAPSI Fellowship to work with Professor Young Min Rhee on the reaction center of the Photosystem II.

Updated on March 7, 2014

Check out the future invited workshop talks and lectures by our Boss

Condensed Phase Dynamics

Telluride Workshop @ Telluride, Colorado (June 24-28,2014)

Investigating fine quantum effects in biological systems: toward a synergy between experimental and theoretical approaches?

CECAM Workshop @ Maison de Simulation, Paris (May 28-30, 2014)

Recent progress in adiabatic and non-adiabatic methods in quantum dynamics

CECAM HQ @ Laussane, Switzerland (May 12-15, 2014)

Lecture EU COST action meeting on Fundamental Problems in Quantum Physics

Session on quantum complex systems @ Weizmann Institute of Science Rehovot, Israel (March 23-27, 2014)

New Challenges for Theory in Chemical Dynamics

Telluride Workside @ Telluride, Colorado (January 13-16, 2014)

Iterative linearized and partial linearized density matrix dynamics: Applications to energy and electron transfer

CECAM Workshop - Five pieces and a do in computational Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and Engineering - @U of Rome, Italy (December 18-20, 2013)

Updated on March 7, 2014

Website for CCP2014 is up!

The website for the XXVI Conference on Computational Physics, CCP2014 is up at https://ccp2014.bu.edu. Our boss is the Vice Chair of he international organizing committee!

Updated on December 9, 2013

Congratulations Donal on the recent publication!

Check out the recent publication Electron trapping in polyethylene by Y. Wang, K. Wu, D. Cubero, D. MacKernan, D. Coker, and N. Quirke Solid Dielectrics, 2013 IEEE International Conference on Solid Dielectrics (ICSD)

Updated on December 9, 2013

Congratulations Frank on the recent publication!

Check out the recent publication Predictive partial linearized path integral simulation of condensed phase electron transfer dynamics by P. Huo, T. F. Miller, and D. F. Coker J. Chem. Phys. 139, 151103 (2013)

Updated on December 9, 2013

Kavli Royal Society International Center's Scientific Program 2014 - 2015

The Kavli Royal Society International Centre's scientific program 2014-2015 is a Royal Society meeting titled - Do we need a global project on artificial photosynthesis (solar fuels and chemicals). It is an internationally organized two-day meeting and our Boss is the US representative of this global team!

Updated on August 24, 2013

Conference on Computational Physics CCP2014

Great news! The IUPAP international conference is to be held in Boston in 2014.

The organizers will be our Boss, Prof. Anders Sandvick, and Prof. David Campbell!

Updated on August 24, 2013

Updates on seminars to come

Keep an eye out for the following seminars to come!

Invited Departmental Seminar Talk @ Tulane University (October 14, 2013)

Energy Transfer and Charge Separation Dynamics in Natural and Artificial Nano-Structured Light Harvesting Systems

Invited Workshop Talk @ Tel Aviv University (November 28 - December 1, 2013)

CECAM Workshop on Quantum Dynamics in Molecular and Nano-Materials: Mechanisms and Functionality

Updated on August 24, 2013

Updates on seminars given this summer

Check out the seminars given by our Boss and Dr. Marco Masia this summer!

Boss's invited workshop talk @ CECAM headquarers @ Lausanne, Switzerland (June 17 - 21, 2013)

Iterative Linearized and Partial Linearized Density Matrix Dynamics: Applications to Energy and Electron Transfer

Boss's invited workshop talk @ Telluride, Colorado (July 8 - 12, 2013)

Iterative Linearized and Partial Linearized Density Matrix Dynamics: Applications to Energy and Electron Transfer

Dr. Marco Masia's invited workshop talk @ Telluride, Colorado (July 8 - 12, 2013)

Influence of the Local Environment on Chromophore's Spectral Density in the FMO Complex

Boss's invited departmental seminar @ Sydney University (July 29, 2013)

Energy Transfer and Charge Separation Dynamics in Natural and Artificial Nano-Structured Light Harvesting Systems

Updated on August 20, 2013

Boehringer Ingelheim Funds Travel Grant

Congratulations to Shourja for his travel grant approval to visit Professor C. Peter's Group at Universitat Konstanz for three months!

Updated on August 20, 2013

Gordon Research Seminar/Conference

Angelo presented his poster - Ab initio Generalized Slater-Koster approach for electron and hole transport in Poly(3-hexylthiophene) using Maximally Localized Wannier Functions - at the Gordon Conference in Maine! Check it out by clicking on his poster above!

Updated on August 20, 2013

BU RISE Poster Session

Callie's RISE poster session

RISE is a high school summer internship program where students from nationwide conduct university-level research for six weeks.

Updated on August 9, 2013

Group Picnic Pizza Party

Group picnic on the Charles to celebrate Callie's successful six-weeks internship!

Updated on August 8, 2013

Dr. Bellucci Visits The Group

Dr. Mike Bellucci visited the lab to discuss his collaborating work with the group!

Updated on August 8, 2013

NSF Grant Awarded

Great news group, the NSF grant - Simulating quantum dynamical processed in photoexcited noanoscale molecular structures - has been awarded!

Updated on August 1, 2013

Welcome To The Group Callie

Callie is a BU RISE intern visiting the group for six weeks!

Updated on July 8, 2013

Welcome To The Group Ekmel

Ekmel Ercan is a visiting undergraduate student from Bilkent University, Turkey for the summer

Updated on June 14, 2013

Student to Business Program Talk

Shourja has been invited to give his talk titled

India to Ireland An Entrepreneur's Epilogue - at the IIBA Student to Business Program Launch in Dublin!

Updated on April 23, 2013

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