Congratulations to Brian Demaske, Ph.D.

Dr. Brian Demaske received his PhD in Fall 2017 Commencement.   His dissertation is entitled “Transport and Phase Transitions in Ceramics and Amorphous Metals by Atomic-Level Simulation” and is available […]

Prof. Donghwa Lee joins POSTECH

Professor Donghwa Lee, who received his PhD in the Phillpot Group, joined Pohang Institute of Science and Technology (POSTECH) as an Assistant Professor in February 2017. He was previously as […]

Jackelyn Martinez, Ph.D. joins Corvid Technologies

Jackelyn Martinez, a member of the Phillpot Group, successfully defended her PH.D. dissertation on March 22, 2016 and officially graduated in May 2016. She began a position as a staff […]

David Kolesky Wins Major Award

Former Phillpot group undergraduate researcher David Kolesky, now a PhD student at Harvard, won the prize for the best graduate school entrant at the 2015 National Collegiate Inventors Competition.His work […]


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, […]