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Gustavo E. Scuseria

Robert A. Welch Professor of Chemistry
Professor of Physics and Astronomy and
Professor of Materials Science and Nano Engineering




CV of Prof. G. E. Scuseria



M.Sc. 1979 (University of Buenos Aires)

Ph.D. 1983 (University of Buenos Aires)



2024 Schrödinger Medal from WATOC

2024 Aneesur Rahman Prize for Computational Physics

2022 MQM Scientific Honoree

2022 ACS Award in Theoretical Chemistry

2018 Highly Cited Researcher (Cross-Field) Clarivate Analytics

2018 Pitzer Lecture, Ohio State University

2018 Peter Pulay Lecture, University of Arkansas

2017 S F Boys – A Rahman Award of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2015-2017 Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher

2016 Distinguished Israel Pollak Lecturer, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology

2015 Humboldt Research Award (Forschungspreis der A. von Humboldt-Stiftung)

2015 Lise Meitner Minerva Lectureship Award, Tel Aviv University

2015 MARVEL Distinguished Lecture, EPFL, Lausanne

2014 Moses Gomberg Lecture, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

2013 John L. Margrave Memorial Lecture, Rice University

2012 Eolo Scrocco Colloquium, Scuola Normale Superiore, Universita di Pisa

2012-2018 Vice President of the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science

2010 CUSO Lecture Series (Geneva, Lausanne, Bern, Fribourg)

2010 Feynman Prize in Nanotechnology Theory

2010 Fellow of the American Chemical Society

2009 Elected to the International Academy of Quantum Molecular Science

2009 Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

2006 Thomson-Reuters ISI Highly Cited Researcher

2003 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow

2002 Creativity Extension Award, Chemistry Division, National Science Foundation

2002 Fellow of the American Physical Society

1999 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

1999 Robert S. Mulliken Lecture, University of Georgia

1998-1999 IBM Partnership Award

1992 Oak Ridge Associated Universities Junior Faculty Award

1992 Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher Scholar



Editor, Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation

Comprehensive Publications Listing 

Invited Lectures


Contact Dr. Scuseria:

E-Mail: guscus@rice.edu
Regular Mail: Department of Chemistry
Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005-1892
Phone: (713) 348-4746
Fax: (713) 348-2727


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