Erin Johnson

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Assistant Professor
School of Natural Sciences
Office
Phone 
209-228-4179
Location 
S&E 1 Bldg. RM 332
Research Interests 

Development and applications of density-functional theory:

  • Improved methods to model dispersion and other intermolecular interactions
  • Development of theories to treat strongly-correlated systems
  • Computational studies of reaction mechanisms
  • Electronic structure of materials and surfaces
  • Density-functional theory for excitation energies, with application to photovoltaics
Education 
  • NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow, 2008-2010 — Duke University
  • Ph.D, 2007 — Queen's University
  • B.S., 2004 — Carleton University