Chernatynskiy joins Missouri S&T

Dr. Alex Chernatynskiy, a research scientist in the Phillpot group, has joined Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, MO as an Assistant Professor of Physics, starting August 15th […]


Dr. Dilpuneet Aidhy joins U. Wyoming

Dr Dilpuneet Aidhy has accepted a tenure-track faculty position in mechanical department at University of Wyoming, Laramie. He received his PhD in 2009, and was the second student to graduate […]


Congratulations: Anuj Goyal PhD

Anuj Goyal, Ph.D student in Prof. Simon Phillpot’s research group successfully defended his PhD dissertation on Tuesday August 13th 2015. His work focused on defects in UO2. He examined the […]

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Dr. Donghwa Lee joins Chonnam National University

Dr. Donghwa Lee, 2010 Ph.D. from the Phillpot group, joined the faculty of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Chonnam National University in March 2015 (



PhonTS is a lattice dynamics code that calculates thermal conductivity via the solution of the Boltzmann Transport Equation (BTE) for phonons.PhonTS has built in classical potentials (Buckingham, Morse, Lennard-Jones, Tersoff, […]