Veronica Barone

Associate Professor
Department of Physics

Research Interests:

  • Electronic structure calculations based on density functional theory.
  • Molecular modeling of nanoscale materials for applications in energy storage, molecular magnetism, electronic devices, and characterization methods. Image Swap Static

Graduate student positions:

PhD and MS positions are available in our group to work on computational research related to layered materials for energy applications. For more information on how to apply, follow this link .


  • January 2018 - We welcome Mr. Younas Khan to our group! Younas has joined CMU as a graduate student in the Science of Advanced Materials program.

  • Aug. 2017 - Congratulations to Burak for his work: "Two-dimensional Nitrogen Rich Transition Metal Compounds: The case of TiN2" - Link

  • January 2017 - Check out our recent paper "Tunable Broadband Nanocarbon Transparent Conductor by Electrochemical Intercalation" - Just published in ACS Nano Link