Fellowships and Scholarships Information


Helpful Readings

Whitesides’ Group: Writing a Paper (Adv. Mater., 2004)


Research and Reference Resources

Preparing figures for publications and presentations (Ram Seshadri)

Blender :  A free and useful 3-D modeling software enables modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing, motion tracking, as well as animation.

Fundamentals of Data Visualization

International Tables – Volume A


Prof. Ram Seshadri: Ionic Size Periodic Table

Prof. Fazel Tafti: Introduction to Density Functional Theory Part 1

Prof. Fazel Tafti: Introduction to Density Functional Theory Part 2

WIEN2k workshop : initialization, scf-cycle, electron density, DOS and band structure

WIEN2k online workshop

WIEN2k Tutorial

Prof. Richard Dronskowski: Extracting Bonds from Bands

Modern Methods in Rietveld Refinement and Structural Analysis

TOPAS-Academic V6

WinGX – Solving, Refining and Analyzing Single Crystal X-ray Diffraction Data

Materials Project

Famous physicists


LaTeX documentation

Magnetic units

Online unit converter

Periodic table


Bilbao Crystallographic Server

Chemistry Tools


Knowledge Door

Phase diagrams of alloys

Phase diagrams of salts

AFLOW: Automatic – FLOW for materials discovery

Prof. Taylor Sparks: Intro to Python

Powder diffraction

Prof. Alannah Hallas: Tutorial: a beginner’s guide to interpreting magnetic susceptibility data

Prof. Alannah Hallas: Practical Approaches to Crystal Growth for Quantum Materials

Understanding the Role of Entropy in High Entropy Oxides

Profs. Ram, Mozur: Methods and Protocols: Practical Magnetic Measurement

Ways to Connect to Other Researchers

Materials Research Society (MRS) 

American Chemical Society (ACS)

American Physical Society (APS)

Gordon Research Conferences (GRC)

North American Solid State Chemistry Conference (NASSCC): biennially, alternating with the Gordon Research Conference on Solid State Chemistry

Chemistry Women Mentorship Network (Chem WMN) 


Mindful Moment

With Sean Tucker

With Simon Sinek

With Wayne Dyer

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