## School 2018

2018 ICTP/Psi-k/CECAM School on Electron-Phonon Physics from First Principles

19-23 March 2018, Trieste, Italy

More information can be found here

## Monday

- Theory Lecture 1:
**Introduction to Density Functional Theory**| video - Theory Lecture 2:
**Density Functional Perturbation Theory**| video - Technical Lecture 1:
**Introduction to Quantum ESPRESSO**| video - Hands-on 1:
**Calculating ground-state and band structures with QE**--> Mon.4.tar.gz - Hands-on 2:
**Calculating phonons with QE**--> Mon.5.tgz

## Tuesday

- Theory Lecture 1:
**Introduction to electron-phonon interactions**| video - Theory Lecture 2:
**Maximally-localised Wannier functions**| video - Technical Lecture 1:
**Introduction to Wannier90**| video - Hands-on 1:
**Wannier interpolation of electron bands**--> Tue.4.zip - Hands-on 2:
**Electron-phonon coupling in QE**--> Tues.5.tar and**Extra**

## Wednesday

- Theory Lecture 1:
**Many-body theory of electron-phonon interactions**| video - Theory Lecture 2:
**Introduction to the Boltzmann transport equation**| video - Technical Lecture 1:
**Introduction to EPW**| video - Hands-on 1:
**Electron-phonon matrix elements with EPW, polar materials**--> Wed.4.tar - Hands-on 2:
**Resistivity and mobility with EPW**--> Wed.5.tar

## Thursday

- Theory Lecture 1:
**Electron-phonon interactions in ARPES and IXS**| video - Theory Lecture 2:
**Temperature-dependent band structures**| video - Technical Lecture 1:
**Introduction to ABINIT**| video - Hands-on 1:
**Band structures and phonons in ABINIT** - Hands-on 2:
**Temperature-dependent bands and zero-point renormalisation in ABINIT**

## Friday

- Theory Lecture 1:
**Phonon-assisted optical processes**| video - Theory Lecture 2:
**Migdal-Eliashberg theory of superconductivity**| video - Technical Lecture 1:
**Superconducting gap and critical temperature using EPW**| video - Hands-on 1:
**Eliashberg function and superconducting properties**--> Fri.4.tar - Hands-on 2:
**Optical absorption in indirect-gap semiconductors**--> Fri.5.tar

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