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

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
  • Theoretical physics
  • Condensed matter
  • Solid state physics
  • Software development
  • Machine learning





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).
  • Koller, G.; Berkebile, S.; Oehzelt, M.; Puschnig, P.; Ambrosch-Draxl, C. et al. [..] (2007) Intra- and Intermolecular Band Dispersion in an Organic Crystal. Science, Bd. 317 (5836), S. 3551-3555.
  • 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.
  • Ambrosch-Draxl, C.; Majewski, J. A.; Vogl, P.; Leising, G. (1995) First principles studies of structural and optical properties of poly(para-phenylene). Physical Review B, Bd. 51, S. 9668-9678.