How to cite?

Quantum ESPRESSO is an Open Source distribution. We shall greatly appreciate if scientific work done using Quantum ESPRESSO will contain an explicit acknowledgement and the following references:

P. Giannozzi et al., J.Phys.:Condens.Matter 21, 395502 (2009)

P. Giannozzi et al., J.Phys.:Condens.Matter 29, 465901 (2017)

(Full reference, BibTeX format). Please also see the user documentation of each specific package for further recommended citations.

How to download?

Quantum ESPRESSO is currently distributed as source packages, but selected binary packages for Linux, Mac-OS X and Windows are also available. The current stable version can be downloaded from:

  • GitLab: click on the "cloud with a down arrow" to download, or
  • GitHub: note that releases are not in chronological order.

The latest development version can be found there as well (use at your own risk). The new GPU-enabled development version is available here. For Intel Phi, see this link.

The Schrödinger-enabled version of Quantum ESPRESSO can be downloaded here.

Binary packages for Linux are available in the Debian stable and testing distributions, courtesy of DebiChem maintainers.

Binary packages for Mac-OS X are available in the Science section of Macports.

For Windows, see the SCM site. A fully configured Ubuntu virtual machine that can be run from Windows is available on the Materials Cloud site. It contains Quantum ESPRESSO and much more (4Gb).

(last updated: April 7, 2018)