Institute of High Performance Computing


People: Vibrant & Dynamic Culture



Material Science & Engineering (MSE)

Dr. William YIM Wai-Leung

Dr. William YIM Wai-Leung

Research Interests:

  • Quantum many body effects;
  • Nonadiabatic effects;
  • Surface sciences;
  • Complex chemical reactions;
  • Method developments in computational materials science;
  • Programming in Fortran 77/90 and C;
  • Scientific programming using Numerical Recipes.


  • B.Sc. (1st class honors), Chemistry (major) and Physics (minor), The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1997
  • M.Phil., Chemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1999
  • Ph.D., Chemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2002
  • Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, Surface Science Center, University of Pittsburgh, Nov 2002 – Oct 2004
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Pure and Applied Chemistry, Theoretical Chemistry, University of Oldenburg, Jan 2005 – May 2008

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