Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC)

NOMAD's SAC includes the following international experts:


Prof. Gerbrand Ceder, Chancellor’s Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley - Materials science expert

Prof. Kiyoyuki Terakura, Distinguished Professor, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, JP - Computational materials science expert, Director of the Center for Materials Research by Information Integration

Prof. Bernhard Schölkopf, Director, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, DE - Machine Learning and Optimisation Problem expert

Prof. Samuel Kaski, Director, Helsinki Institute for Information Technology and Professor of Computer Science, Aalto University, FI - Machine Learning and Data Analytics expert

Prof. Thomas Schulthess, Director, Swiss National Supercomputing Centre and Professor of Theoretical Physics, ETH, CH - Physics and computational materials science expert

Prof. Igor Abrikosov, Professor of Theoretical Physics and Head of Theory and Modelling Division at Linköping University - Expert in development of ab initio methods and their applications to knowledge-based materials design

Prof. Giulia Galli, Liew Family Professor of Molecular Engineering at the University of Chicago, US - Expert in understanding and predicting behaviors of solids, liquids and nanostructures from first principles, Director of the Midwest Integrated Center for Computational Materials


Industry Advisory Committee (IAC)

NOMAD's IAC includes representatives from the following companies:

SpringerMaterials (DE) is the world’s largest and most comprehensive research platform dedicated to information on materials, their properties and uses.
Haldor Topsøe (DK) specialises in the production of heterogeneous catalysts and the design of process plants based on catalytic processes.
ONYX (ES) is a technology driven company that develops cutting-edge smart building solutions for Building Integrated Photovoltaic’s (BIPV) to be used as building materials in windows, roofs, etc.

QuantumWise (DK) develops software solutions that take R&D to another level, drastically reducing time-to-market.

Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA (UK) is a leading provider of scientific innovation lifecycle management software. BIOVIA software is at the heart of R&D in the world leading pharmaceutical, chemical, aerospace, biotech, chemical and petrochemical companies.
Fraunhofer (DE) is Europe’s largest application-oriented research organization.
BP plc (UK) is an international company operating in the energy sector, mainly in the oil and natural gas industry, as well as petrochemicals.
Nokia Technologies (FI) is a part of Nokia Corporation which is powering the next revolution in computing and mobility - the emerge of the programmable world – by combining the leading edge research with the decades of R&D that created the core technologies in virtually all mobile devices used today.
BASF SE (DE) is the largest chemical company in the world.