Berni J. Alder CECAM Prize

2010 – Roberto Car and Michele Parrinello

“For their invention and development of an ingenious method that, by unifying approaches based on quantum mechanics and classical dynamics, allows computer experiments to uncover otherwise inaccessible aspects of physical and biological sciences. Their work catalyzes cooperation among different scientific communities leading to a deeper understanding of nature.”

The prize was awarded during CCP2010, held in Trondheim, Norway, June 23-26, 2010.