Martin Head-Gordon


Born March 17, 1962 in Canberra, Australia.

Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of California, and, Chemical Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720 USA.
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B.Sc.(Hons) (1983) Monash University; M.Sc.(thesis) (1985) Monash University; Ph.D. (1989) Carnegie-Mellon University; Sloan Fellowship (1995); Packard Fellowship (1995); Medal of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Sciences (1998); Miller Research Professor (2001–2); Visiting Fellow, Clare Hall (2006).

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Over 200 scientific publications.

Important Contributions:

Linear scaling algorithms for density functional theory calculations; New methods for calculations of electronic excited states; Advances in electron correlation methods.