Faculty Profiles

Stefano Curtarolo
Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
144 Hudson Hall, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5310



Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2003

M.S., Pennsylvania State University 1999

M.S., University of Padua (Italy) 1995

Toher, C, Plata, JJ, Levy, O, de Jong, M, Asta, M, Nardelli, MB, and Curtarolo, S. "High-throughput computational screening of thermal conductivity, Debye temperature, and Grüneisen parameter using a quasiharmonic Debye model." Physical Review B 90.17 (November 2014). Full Text

Curtarolo, S, Hart, GLW, Nardelli, MB, Mingo, N, Sanvito, S, and Levy, O. "The high-throughput highway to computational materials design." Nat Mater 12.3 (March 2013): 191-201. Full Text

Curtarolo, S. "Fuelling discovery by sharing." NATURE MATERIALS 12.3 (March 2013): 173-173.

Yang, K, Setyawan, W, Wang, S, Buongiorno Nardelli, M, and Curtarolo, S. "A search model for topological insulators with high-throughput robustness descriptors. (Published online)" Nat Mater 11.7 (May 13, 2012): 614-619. Full Text

Setyawan, W, Gaume, RM, Lam, S, Feigelson, RS, and Curtarolo, S. "High-throughput combinatorial database of electronic band structures for inorganic scintillator materials." ACS Comb Sci 13.4 (July 11, 2011): 382-390. Full Text

Poduska, KM, Regev, L, Boaretto, E, Addadi, L, Weiner, S, Kronik, L, and Curtarolo, S. "Decoupling local disorder and optical effects in infrared spectra: differentiating between calcites with different origins." Adv Mater 23.4 (January 25, 2011): 550-554. Full Text

Chepulskii, RV, and Curtarolo, S. "Ab initio insights on the shapes of platinum nanocatalysts." ACS Nano 5.1 (January 25, 2011): 247-254. Full Text

Levy, O, Jahnátek, M, Chepulskii, RV, Hart, GLW, and Curtarolo, S. "Ordered structures in rhenium binary alloys from first-principles calculations." J Am Chem Soc 133.1 (January 12, 2011): 158-163. Full Text

Jahnátek, M, Levy, O, Hart, GLW, Nelson, LJ, Chepulskii, RV, Xue, J, and Curtarolo, S. "Ordered phases in ruthenium binary alloys from high-throughput first-principles calculations." Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 84.21 (2011). Full Text

Chepulskii, RV, and Curtarolo, S. "Revealing low-temperature atomic ordering in bulk Co-Pt with the high-throughput ab-initio method." Applied Physics Letters 99.26 (2011). Full Text