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Name:García Arribas, Alberto
Date of assignement:28 Junio 2006
Date and place of birth:Baracaldo, Agosto de 1963

University degrees:
Física
Universidad del País Vasco, 1986
Doctorat, universitat i any:
Física
University of California at Berkeley, 1992
Specialities:
Computational crystallography, including ab-initio analysis of stability and phase transitions.
Development of large-scale simulation codes.
Techniques for design of materials using atomistic codes and optimization algorithms.
Most significative academic merits:
Investigador postdoctoral, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, 1992-1994
Investigador postdoctoral, Rutgers University, 1994-1995
Profesor, Fac. de Ciencias, Univ. del País Vasco, Bilbao, 1995-2006
Awards:
Primer Premio Fin de Carrera, 1986
Number of published articles:68
Citations:7200
Theses:2
H Factor:29

Personnel/Group web:http://www.icmab.es/departments/leem/alberto
Researcher Id:http://www.researcherid.com/rid/A-7460-2008

Most significatives scientific articles:
Novel high-pressure structures of MgCO3 , CaCO3 and CO2 and their role in the Earth lower mantle
Authors:A.R. Oganov, S. Ono, Y. Ma, C.W. Glass, A. Garcia
Reference:Earth and Planetary Science Letters 273, 3847 (2008)

Competing structural instabilities in the ferroelectric Aurivillius compound Bi2 SrTa2 O9
Authors:J.M. Perez-Mato, M.I. Aroyo, A. Garcia, P. Blaha, K. Schwarz, J. Schweifer and K. Parlinski
Reference:Phys. Review B 70, 214111 (2004)

The SIESTA method for ab initio order-N materials simulation
Authors:J.M. Soler, E. Artacho, J.D. Gale, A. Garcia, J. Junquera, P. Ordejon, D. Sanchez-Portal
Reference:Jour. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 14, 2745-2779 (2002)

Finite-temperature properties of PZT alloys from first principles
Authors:L. Bellaiche, A. Garcia, and D. Vanderbilt
Reference:Physical Review Letters 84, 5427 (2000)

Compensation of p-type doping in ZnSe: the role of impurity-native defect complexes
Authors:A. Garcia and J. E. Northrup
Reference:Phys. Rev. Lett 74, 1131-1134 (1995)


Last update: 2013-11-26 14:52:16

Research Fields:


Research Interests: 1) Computational Crystallography 2) Ferroelectric materials 3) Materials design 4) Simulation code development 5) Systems of geophysical interests Skills and Techniques: 1) Ab-initio calculations of electronic structure 2) Ab-initio molecular dynamics 3) Effective models: parametrization and statistical-mechanical simulation


Contact Data:

Telephone:
+ 34 935 801 853
Internal Phone Number:
280
Office:
3.10
P.O. Box:
43
Fax:
+ 34 935 805 729
E-mail:
albertog (at) icmab.es
Laboratory/Department:
Materials Simulation and Theory
Address:
Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona

Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas

Campus de la Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

08193 Bellaterra

Catalunya, Espanya