Eric Polizzi

Associate Professor

201C Marcus Hall
University of Massachusetts
100 Natural Resources Rd
Amherst MA 01003-9292 

Phone: 
(413) 577-0861
Education: 

B.S. 1994, M.S. 1997, Physics (Licence-Maitrise-DEA French degrees), University of Toulouse, France.
Ph.D., 2001, Applied Mathematics, National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA), Toulouse, France. 

Research Interests: 

Computational Nanoelectronics,  Modeling and Numerical Methods, Parallel Numerical Algorithms 

Selected Publications: 
Non-linear Eigensolver-Based Alternative to Traditional SCF Methods
B. Gavin, E. Polizzi 
J. Chem. Phys. 138, 194101 (2013)
 
FEAST Fundamental Framework for Electronic Structure Calculations: Reformulation and Solution of the Muffin-tin Problem
A. Levin, D. Zhang, E. Polizzi 
Computer Physics Communications, V183, I11, pp2370-2375 (2012)
 
A Threaded SPIKE Algorithm for Solving General Banded Systems 
K. Mendiratta, E. Polizzi 
Parallel Computing, 37, pp733-741 (2011)
 
Spectral-Based Propagation Schemes for Time-Dependent Quantum Systems with Applications to Carbon Nanotubes 
Z. Chen, E. Polizzi 
Phys. Rev. B, Vol. 82, 205410 (2010)

Density-Matrix-Based Algorithms for Solving Eigenvalue Problems
E. Polizzi 
Phys. Rev. B. (Editors' suggestion), Vol. 79, 115112 (2009)
Honors & Awards: 

College of Engineering Outstanding Junior Faculty Award, 2011. National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2009