Prof. Udo Schwingeschlögl

Principal Investigator
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering​​​​​ Program

Research Interests

​Dr. Schwingenschlögl’s research interests concentrate on the electronic and structural properties of nanostructured systems, in particular those including surfaces and interfaces. He has an extensive publication record approaching 200 articles.

Selected Publications

  • Chroneos, C. Jiang, R.W. Grimes, and U. Schwingenschlögl, Special quasirandom structures for binary/ternary group IV random alloys, Chemical Physics Letters 493, 97-102 (2010)
  • Rungger, X. Chen, U. Schwingenschlögl, and S. Sanvito, Finite-bias electronic transport of molecules in a water solution, Physical Review B 81, 235407 (2010)
  • U. Schwingenschlögl, A. Chroneos, C. Schuster, and R.W. Grimes, Extrinsic doping in silicon revisited, Applied Physics Letters 96, 242107 (2010)
  • J.J. Pulikkotil and U. Schwingenschlögl, Ab initio description of disordered Sr(x)K(x)Fe(2)As(2) using the coherent potential approximation, Physical Review Letters 104, 177006 (2010)
  • U. Schwingenschlögl, C. Di Paola, K. Nogita, and C.M. Gourlay, The influence of Ni additions on the relative stability of η and η' Cu(6)Sn(5), Applied Physics Letters 96, 061908 (2010),


  • Ph.D., Universität Augsburg, 2004
  • Diploma, Universität Augsburg, 2001

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • ​Member, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft