Cormac H Toher

Toher

Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 144 Hudson Hall, Room 301D, Durham, NC 27708
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-5375
  • Email Address: cht11@duke.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. Trinity College, 2008

Research Interests

Computational materials science, with a focus on the development of high-throughput computational materials design frameworks such as AFLOW (Automatic FLOW).

Representative Publications

  • Calderon, CE; Plata, JJ; Toher, C; Oses, C; Levy, O; Fornari, M; Natan, A; Mehl, MJ; Hart, G; Buongiorno Nardelli, M; Curtarolo, S, The AFLOW standard for high-throughput materials science calculations, Computational Materials Science, vol 108 (2015), pp. 233-238 [10.1016/j.commatsci.2015.07.019] [abs].
  • de Jong, M; Chen, W; Angsten, T; Jain, A; Notestine, R; Gamst, A; Sluiter, M; Krishna Ande, C; van der Zwaag, S; Plata, JJ; Toher, C; Curtarolo, S; Ceder, G; Persson, KA; Asta, M, Charting the complete elastic properties of inorganic crystalline compounds., Scientific Data, vol 2 (2015) [10.1038/sdata.2015.9] [abs].
  • Toher, C; Plata, JJ; Levy, O; de Jong, M; Asta, M; Nardelli, MB; Curtarolo, S, High-throughput computational screening of thermal conductivity, Debye temperature, and Gr√ľneisen parameter using a quasiharmonic Debye model, Physical Review B, vol 90 no. 17 (2014) [10.1103/PhysRevB.90.174107] [abs].
  • Taylor, RH; Rose, F; Toher, C; Levy, O; Yang, K; Buongiorno Nardelli, M; Curtarolo, S, A RESTful API for exchanging materials data in the AFLOWLIB.org consortium, Computational Materials Science, vol 93 (2014), pp. 178-192 [10.1016/j.commatsci.2014.05.014] [abs].