Here are the training material related to the schools dedicated to the MaX flagship codes:



Electronic structure calculations using plane waves

Lecture notes and tutorials of QE schools:

Lectures from the High-Performance & High-Throughput Materials Simulations using Quantum ESPRESSO and AiiDA - ICTP Trieste (2017)


Efficient density-functional calculations with atomic orbitals

Lecture notes and tutorials of Siesta schools:


Full Potential Linearized Augmented Plane Wave Method: A DFT all-electron method

All electron DFT with Fleur - a Hands-on Tutorial (2021): lecture videos and materials, hands-on material

Lectures from the school Picking flowers: Hands-on FLEUR - Juelich (2019)

Lecture notes:

Lecture notes and tutorials of Fleur schools:


Many Body Perturbation Theory

Virtual school on Electronic excitations in solids and nanostructures using the Yambo code (2021): lectures videos and hands-on tutorials

Computational School on Electronic Excitations in Novel Materials Using the Yambo Code (2020): lectures videos and materials

Lecture notes on MBPT theoretical background, Quasi particle correction (GW) and absorption spectroscopy (TDDFT and BSE):

Advanced computing of excited state properties in solids and nanostructures with Yambo (2017):

A collection of other tutorials can be found here:



AiiDA lecture notes and tutorials

All the tutorial materials: 

Tutorial on writing reproducible workflows for computational materials science (2019): lectures videos and materials



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Path Integral techniques for the atomic-scale modelling of the quantum behavior of materials and molecules. (i-PI)