Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. h. c.

Claudia Draxl

Claudia Draxl

Professorin für Theoretische Physik an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 2018




Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Solid state physics
  • Theoretical physics
  • Computational Materials Science
  • Data-centric Science





Selected Memberships:

  • Österreichische Physikalische Gesellschaft
  • American Physical Society
  • Materials Research Society

Selected Prizes:

  • Dr. h. c. der Universität Uppsala
  • Appointment as Max Planck Fellow
  • Paracelsusring der Stadt Villach
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • Ludwig-Boltzmann-Preis der Österreichischen Physikalischen Gesellschaft

Selected Publications:

  • Lejaeghere, K. et al. (2016) Reproducibility in density-functional theory calculations of solids. Science, Bd. 351 (6280), S. aad3000.
  • Ghiringhelli, L. M.; Vybiral, J.; Levchenko, S. V.; Draxl, C.; Scheffler, M. (2015) Big Data of Materials Science - Critical Role of the Descriptor. Physical Review Letters, Bd. 114 (105503).
  • Ambrosch-Draxl, C.; Sofo, J. O. (2006) Linear optical properties of solids within the full-potential linearized augmented planewave method. Computer Physics Communications, Bd. 175, S. 1-14.
  • A. Gulans, S. Kontur, C. Meisenbichler, D. Nabok, P. Pavone, S. Rigamonti, S. Sagmeister, U. Werner, and C. Draxl. exciting: a full-potential all-electron package implementing density-functional theory and many-body perturbation theory. J. Phys: Condens. Matter 26, 363202 (2014).
  • M. Scheffler, M. Aeschlimann, M. Albrecht, T. Bereau, H.-J. Bungartz, C.Felser, M. Greiner, A. Groß, C. Koch, K. Kremer, W. E. Nagel, M- Scheidgen, C. Wöll, and C. Draxl. FAIR data enabling new horizons for materials research. Nature 604, 635 (2022).