Centre of Excellence in Computational Nanoscience: COMP

Centre of Excellence in Computational Nanoscience: COMP

COMP (2012-2017) was the Academy of Finland's Centre of Excellence in Computational Nanoscience research. COMP consisted of eleven different research groups working on condensed matter and material physics. Our Centre spanned two departments at Aalto University – the Department of Applied Physics and the Department of Chemistry – and included the Department of Physics at Tampere University of Technology.

Aalto University/Unto Rautio

About COMP

Eleven research groups at COMP (2012-2017) combined a variety of approaches and disciplines that focused on researching and understanding structures and systems at the atomic and molecular levels from a material physics perspective. This fascinating field comprises a rich variety of phenomena that constantly brings up surprises in the shape of new discoveries.

Aalto University/Aino Huovio



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