Faculty Profiles

Stefano Curtarolo
Professor in the Department of Chemistry
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

Buongiorno Nardelli, M, Cerasoli, FT, Costa, M, Curtarolo, S, De Gennaro, R, Fornari, M, Liyanage, L, Supka, AR, and Wang, H. "PAOFLOW: A utility to construct and operate on ab initio Hamiltonians from the projections of electronic wavefunctions on atomic orbital bases, including characterization of topological materials." Computational Materials Science 143 (February 15, 2018): 462-472. Full Text

Hever, A, Oses, C, Curtarolo, S, Levy, O, and Natan, A. "The Structure and Composition Statistics of 6A Binary and Ternary Crystalline Materials." Inorganic chemistry 57.2 (January 2018): 653-667. Full Text

Barzilai, S, Toher, C, Curtarolo, S, and Levy, O. "The effect of lattice stability determination on the computational phase diagrams of intermetallic alloys." Journal of Alloys and Compounds 728 (December 2017): 314-321. Full Text

Plata, JJ, Nath, P, Usanmaz, D, Carrete, J, Toher, C, de Jong, M, Asta, M, Fornari, M, Nardelli, MB, and Curtarolo, S. "An efficient and accurate framework for calculating lattice thermal conductivity of solids: AFLOW—AAPL Automatic Anharmonic Phonon Library." npj Computational Materials 3.1 (December 2017). Full Text

Lee, S, Wang, H, Gopal, P, Shin, J, Jaim, HMI, Zhang, X, Jeong, S-Y, Usanmaz, D, Curtarolo, S, Fornari, M, Buongiorno Nardelli, M, and Takeuchi, I. "Systematic Band Gap Tuning of BaSnO 3 via Chemical Substitutions: The Role of Clustering in Mixed-Valence Perovskites." Chemistry of Materials (November 2017). Full Text

Gopal, P, De Gennaro, R, Gusmao, MSDS, Al Rahal Al Orabi, R, Wang, H, Curtarolo, S, Fornari, M, and Buongiorno Nardelli, M. "Improved electronic structure and magnetic exchange interactions in transition metal oxides." Journal of physics. Condensed matter : an Institute of Physics journal 29.44 (November 2017): 444003-. Full Text

Rose, F, Toher, C, Gossett, E, Oses, C, Nardelli, MB, Fornari, M, and Curtarolo, S. "AFLUX: The LUX materials search API for the AFLOW data repositories." Computational Materials Science 137 (September 2017): 362-370. Full Text

Legrain, F, Carrete, J, van Roekeghem, A, Curtarolo, S, and Mingo, N. "How Chemical Composition Alone Can Predict Vibrational Free Energies and Entropies of Solids." Chemistry of Materials 29.15 (August 8, 2017): 6220-6227. Full Text

Supka, AR, Lyons, TE, Liyanage, L, D’Amico, P, Al Rahal Al Orabi, R, Mahatara, S, Gopal, P, Toher, C, Ceresoli, D, Calzolari, A, Curtarolo, S, Nardelli, MB, and Fornari, M. "AFLOW π: A minimalist approach to high-throughput ab initio calculations including the generation of tight-binding hamiltonians." Computational Materials Science 136 (August 2017): 76-84. Full Text

Mehl, MJ, Hicks, D, Toher, C, Levy, O, Hanson, RM, Hart, G, and Curtarolo, S. "The AFLOW Library of Crystallographic Prototypes: Part 1." Computational Materials Science 136 (August 2017): S1-S828. Full Text


Hosseinian, S, Fontes, DBMM, Butenko, S, Nardelli, MB, Fornari, M, and Curtarolo, S. "The maximum edge weight clique problem: Formulations and solution approaches." Springer Optimization and Its Applications. January 1, 2017. 217-237. Full Text

Isayev, O, Fourches, D, Muratov, EN, Oses, C, Curtarolo, S, and Tropsha, A. "Quantitative materials structure-property relationships (QMSPR) modeling using novel electronic and structural descriptors." August 10, 2014.

Isayev, O, Fourches, D, Muratov, EN, Rasch, K, Curtarolo, S, and Tropsha, A. "Materials cartography: Navigating through chemical space using structural and electronic fingerprints." August 10, 2014.

Ceder, G, Curtarolo, S, Morgan, D, and Rodgers, JR. "First principles calculated databases for the prediction of intermetallic structure." September 2003.