Ing. Alexander B. Shick, CSc
Research Fellow
Institute of Physics, AS CR
Na Slovance 2, 182 21 Prague 8,
Czech Republic
Tel:+420266052412
Email: shick@fzu.cz

Research interests:
Computational Materials Theory
Realistic Theory of Electron Correlations in Complex Materials
Relativistic Electronic Structure Theory
Magnetism of Complex Materials
Unconventional Superconductivity
Teaching interests:
Computational Physics
Methods of Computational El. Structure Theory
Relativistic Quantum Mechanics as applied to Condensed Matter Physics
Selected Publications:
 A. B. Shick, J. Kolorenc, J. Rusz, P. M. Oppeneer, A. I. Lichtenstein, M. I. Katsnelson, and R. Caciuffo,
"Unified character of correlation effects in unconventional Pubased superconductors and deltaPu",
Phys. Rev. B 87, 020505 (2013).

D. Daghero , M. Tortello, G.A. Ummarino, J.C. Griveau, E. Colineau, R. Eloirdi , A.B. Shick ,
J. Kolorenc , A. I. Lichtenstein, and R. Caciuffo,"Strongcoupling d wave superconductivity in
PuCoGa5 probed by pointcontact spectroscopy", Nature Communications 3, 786 (2012).
(2012).
 B. G. Park, J. Wunderlich, X. Marti, V. Holy, Y. Kurosaki, M. Yamada, H. Yamamoto,
A. Nishide, J. Hayakawa, H. Takahashi, A. B. Shick and T. Jungwirth,"A spinvalvelike magnetoresistance of antiferromagnetbased tunnel junction",
Nature Materials 10, 347 (2011).
 A. B. Shick and W. E. Pickett,
``Magnetism, SpinOrbit Coupling and Superconducting Pairing in
UGe_{2}", Phys. Rev. Letters 86, 300 (2001).
 A.B. Shick, A.I. Liechtenstein, W.E. Pickett, ``Implementation of the LDA+U
method using the full potential linearized augmented plane wave basis",
Phys. Rev. B 60, 10763 (1999).
 A.B. Shick, D.L. Novikov, A. J. Freeman, ``Relativistic theory of
magnetoelastic coupling and magnetic anisotropy strain dependence:
application to Co/Cu(001)",
Phys. Rev. B 56  Rapid Comm., 14259 (1997).
 A.B. Shick, V. Drchal, J. Kudrunovsky, P. Weinberger,
``Electronic structure and magnetic properties of random alloys: Fully
relativistic linear muffintinorbital method",
Phys. Rev. B 54, 1610 (1996).
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