Prof. Matt Probert
University of York
Matt is a professor in the York physics department, specialising in condensed matter physics. He is chair of the UK Car-Parrinello organisation, a high end consortium committed to developing 'first principles' techniques for atomistic systems.
Matt is also a key developer of CASTEP, one of the main DFT codes used in the UK. He specialises on the geometry optimisation and molecular dynamics modules in CASTEP.