News

  • May 07, 2024 - Release of 240507
    A new FHI-aims release "240507" is now available in the aimsclub. This release includes a number of improvements - most importantly, yet significantly easier hybrid DFT band structure calculations. The release coincides with the FHI-aims UK Meeting 2024 in Warwick, UK. All details are summarized in the CHANGELOG.
  • March 21, 2024 - Release of 231212_1
    A new patch release "231212_1" is now available in the aimsclub. Thanks for the feedback on the initial major release 231212. All details are summarized in the CHANGELOG.
  • February 05, 2024 - Temperature Dependent Effective Potentials (TDEP) with FHI-aims
    The Temperature Dependent Effective Potentials (TDEP) code is officially released and has full support for FHI-aims. It can be used to describe thermodynamic properties in classical and quantum ensembles, as well as several response properties such as thermal transport and Raman spectroscopy. Congratulations to Florian Knoop and all the authors for their great work! All details of the code and its usage can be found here: https://github.com/tdep-developers/tdep.
  • December 12, 2023 - Release of 231212
    A new major release "231212" is now available in the aimsclub. Many thanks to all contributors! Read the CHANGELOG for more details.
  • September 29, 2023 - New GIMS release
    The new release has two more calculation apps that add support for GW calculations and MD simulations. Check it out: gims.ms1p.org. You can find the changelog here.
  • September 12, 2023 - Two open positions at MS1P e.V.
    We are looking for two software scientists / software engineers to help advance the FHI-aims code and be a part of exciting industry collaborations! All details can be found here.
  • Apr 28, 2023 - Release of 221103_1
    A new minor release "221103_1" is now available in the aimsclub. Thanks for the feedback on the initial major release 221103. All details are summarized in the CHANGELOG.
  • Nov 10, 2022 - Release of 221103
    A new major release "221103" is now available in the aimsclub. A big thanks to all contributors! Read the CHANGELOG for more details.
  • Sep 14, 2022 - Exchange-hole dipole moment (XDM) dispersion model in FHI-aims
    Alberto Otero de la Rosa, Alastair Price and Erin Johnson added support for the XDM method (and the B86bPBE functionals) to the mainline version of FHI-aims, for accurate, affordable dispersion corrected DFT for molecules & solids and particularly molecular crystals.
  • Jul 28, 2022 - CC-aims: An interface for FHI-aims to Coupled Cluster for Solids (CC4S)
    Happy to announce the Evgeny Moerman published his interface CC-aims, recently. Congratulations! All details about how to use this interface to perform a coupled cluster calculation for solids can be found here: https://moerman1.gitlab.io/fhi-cc4s/ 
  • March 22, 2022 - Minor Release 210716_3
    Yet, another minor release fixing a bug for the GNU compiler in the polarization part. You can download it from the aimsclub
  • September 14, 2021 – Minor Release 210716_2
    Another minor release fixing a small bug in the periodic GW code part. Check it out in the aimsclub.
  • July 30, 2021 – Minor Release 210716_1
    A new minor release "210716_1" is now available in the aimsclub. It contains some important fixes to the initial major release! Read the CHANGELOG for more details.
  • July 19, 2021 – Release of 210716
    A new major release "210716" is now available in the aimsclub. A big thanks to all contributors! Read the CHANGELOG for more details.
  • June 25, 2021
    FHI-aims Online-Tutorial Series 2021: Registration open!
    Please register here: https://indico.fhi-berlin.mpg.de/e/FHIaimsTutorialSeries2021
    Find more details here.
  • May 18, 2021
    The new FHI-aims website is now live. We are immensely grateful to all contributors to FHI-aims (see Who We Are) - over 150 individuals since 2004.
  • May 17, 2021
    A new FHI-aims tutorial is available at https://fhi-aims-club.gitlab.io/tutorials/COST-FHIaims-tutorial/ . Tasks covered include first steps with FHI-aims for molecules, as well as how to approach a specific problem: the spin-polarized solid hematite and simple chemical reactions at hematite based nanostructures.
  • March 04, 2021 – Release of 210226
    A new major release "210226" is now available in the aimsclub. Significant updates since the last major release in 2020 and a huge thank you to all contributors! Read the CHANGELOG for more details.