The following areas of Computational Physics are being investigated:

Ab initio and approximate ab initio calculations of
properties of defects in semiconductors; molecular dynamics; simulations--
Professor Stefan Estreicher

Parallel computing on Beowulf Clusters; scalable algorithms; Monte Carlo simulations--Professor Thomas Gibson

Theoretical semiconductor physics; defects in semiconductors;
molecular dynamics and Monte Carlo simulations; high electric field effects
and breakdown in semiconductors--Professor Charley Myles