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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) http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0953-8984/21/39/395502

P. Giannozzi et al., J.Phys.:Condens.Matter 29, 465901 (2017) http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1361-648X/aa8f79

and if you used the GPU-enabled features of the code:

P. Giannozzi et al., J. Chem. Phys. 152, 154105 (2020) https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0005082

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

How to download?

Sources: 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 (including support for NVidia GPUs) can be downloaded from:

Please read the "release-notes" file for information on major changes and problems. Patches and updates are available on GitHub: see the "Assets" list at the end of the release notes. The latest development version, in branch "develop", is available on GitLab and mirrored on GitHub.

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

The RISM-enabled version of Quantum ESPRESSO can be downloaded from Satomichi Nishihara's git repository.

Virtual Machine: A fully configured Ubuntu virtual machine that can be run from Windows/Mac-OS x/Linux/Solaris is available on the Materials Cloud site. It contains Quantum ESPRESSO and much more (4Gb).

Binaries: Binary packages for Linux are available in the Debian stable and unstable distributions, courtesy Michael Banck and DebiChem team.

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

Windows binaries are made available by AdvanceSoftware Corp.. See also the SCM site.

(last updated: July 19, 2021)