The long program opens with four days of tutorials that will provide an introduction to major themes of the entire program and the four workshops. The goal is to build a foundation for the participants of this program who have diverse scientific backgrounds. Topics that will be discussed during the tutorials include:
Registration for tutorials is free, to encourage broad participation.
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Giulia Galli (University of California, Davis (UC Davis), PAT)
Graeme Henkelman (University of Texas at Austin, Department of Chemistry)
Keith Promislow (Michigan State University, Mathematics)
Matthias Scheffler (Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Theory Department)