Call for Nominations for 2021 Michael Wormit Award

January 21st, 2021

Nominations are open for the 2021 Michael Wormit Award.

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We are now accepting nomination submissions for the 2021 Michael Wormit Award.   This award recognizes excellence in development of new methods and algorithms in the area of electronic structure, and implementation within the Q-Chem open teamware community project. The award, which is given annually, includes a certificate and $500 prize. It commemorates the contributions of Dr. Michael Wormit who is remembered for his state-of-the-art developments of many-body methods, for his leadership in the community, for educating and mentoring junior team members, and for his infrastructure development.

For more information about eligibility and selection criteria, please click here.  Nominations should be sent to with the subject "Wormit Award Nomination" by February 1, 2021. The award winner will be announced soon thereafter, with the intention of recognizing the winner at an event yet to be determined.

Thank you in advance for your support of this program through your nominations.

The Q-Chem Team