Alice Cuzzocrea, M.Sc. University of Twente Faculty of Science and Technology Carre building, CR 4033 P.O. Box 217 7500 AE Enschede The Netherlands Phone: +39-347-5593025 E-mail: a.cuzzocrea@utwente.nl |
Education
June 2018 - | Ph.D. in Physics, University of Twente, The Netherlands Graduation expected in 2022 Supervisor: Prof. Claudia Filippi |
Oct 2015 - Dec 2017 | M.Sc. Condensed Matter Physics, Universitá degli Studi di Trieste, Italy Thesis supervisor: Prof. Michele Ceriotti, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland Calculation of the particle momentum distribution in different phases of water |
Oct 2012 - Sep 2015 | B.Sc. Physics, Universitá degli Studi di Trieste, Italy Thesis supervisor: Prof. Giorgio Pastore, Universitá degli Studi di Trieste, Italy Theories of the structure and thermodynamics of colloidal solutions |
Publications
- A. Cuzzocrea, A. Scemama, W. J. Briels, S. Moroni, and C. Filippi
Variational principles in quantum Monte Carlo: the troubled story of variance minimization
submitted (2020). ArXiv:2002.05951 - V. Kapil, A. Cuzzocrea, and M. Ceriotti
The Anisotropy of the Proton Momentum Distribution in Water
J. Phys. Chem. B 122 , 6048-6054 (2018). - V. Kapil, M. Rossi, O. Marsalek, R. Petraglia, Y. Litman, T. Spura, B. Cheng, A. Cuzzocrea,
R.H. Meßner, D. Wilkins, P. Juda, S. P. Bienvenue, J. Kessler, I. Poltavsky,
S. Vandenbrande, J. Wieme, C. Corminboeuf, T. Kühne, D. Manolopoulos, T. Markland,
J. Richardson, A. Tkatchenko, G. A. Tribello, V. VanSpeybroeck, and M. Ceriotti
i-PI 2.0: A Universal Force Engine for Advanced Molecular Simulations
Computer Physics Communications (2018).
Presentations
- Choosing a variational principle for accurate excited states in QMC
Winter School for Theoretical Chemistry and Spectroscopy
November 25-29, 2019, Han-sur-Lesse, Belgium - Excited states in QMC: Which wave function? Which variational principle?
Stochastic methods in electronic structure theory
June 10-14, 2019 Telluride, USA - Automated wave function generation for accurate excited states in quantum Monte Carlo
Winter School for Theoretical Chemistry and Spectroscopy
December 10-14, 2018, Han-sur-Lesse, Belgium
Posters
- Choosing a variational principle for accurate excited states in QMC
CHAINS 2019 - Annual Dutch Chemistry Conference
December 10-11, 2019,Veldhoven, The Netherlands - Excited states in QMC: Which wave function? Which variational principle?
10th Congress of the International Society for Theoretical Chemical Physics
July 11-17, 2019, Tromso, Norway - A stochastic route to an efficient and accurate description of photo-excitations
CTC symposium 2019 March 26, 2019, Amsterdam, The Netherlands - Finding the key to accurate excited states in quantum Monte Carlo
CHAINS 2018 - Annual Dutch Chemistry Conference
December 3-5, 2018, Veldhoven, The Netherlands - Computing the proton momentum distribution of water through path integral molecular dynamics
PPES 2018 - Photoinduced Processes in Embedded Systems
June 24-27, 2018, Pisa, Italy