
Biography:  Education:
Ph.D., Physics, Stanford University, 1978,
Advisor: William A. Little,
Thesis title:
I. Matrix Products with Applications to Classical Statistical Mechanics;
II. Reflectivity of OneDimensional Solids.
B.Sc., Physics, North Dakota State University, 1973.
Honors:
Fellow, American Physical Society

Research Interest:  Nanomaterials,
Dynamics of materials,
Parallel computing,
Algorithm development for longtime simulations,
Computational science,
Statistical mechanics,
Metastability,
Computational materials,
Dynamics of magnetic materials,
Network theory,
Electrochemistry.

Publications:  Koshka, Y., Perera, M. N., Hall, J.S., & Novotny, M.A. (2016). Empirical Investigation of the Low Temperature Energy Function of the Restricted Boltzmann Machine Using a 1000 Qubit DWave 2X. 2016 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN). Vancouver, BC. pp. 19481954. DOI:10.1109/IJCNN.2016.7727438. [Abstract]
Sukhija, N., Novotny, M.A., Breckenridge, W. B., III, & Smith, R. L. (2015). Integrating Adiabatic Quantum Computing and XSEDE to Enhance the Current Stateoftheart Discovery Environment. XSEDE15, Conference of the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment. St. Louis, MO. [Document Site]
Hall, J.S., Novotny, M.A., Neuhaus, T., & Michielsen, K. (2015). A Study of Spanning Trees on a DWave Quantum Computer. Physics Procedia. University of Georgia: Elsevier Procedia. [Document]
Varghese, C., & Novotny, M.A. (2012). Quantum Transport through Fully Connected Bethe Lattices. International Journal of Modern Physics C. Pocone, Pantanal Region, Mato Grosso, Brazil. 23(8), 1240010 [10 pg]. [Abstract] [Document Site]
Yancey, J. A., Novotny, M.A., & Gwaltney, S. R. (2009). Small Pure Carbon Molecules with Small World Networks Using Density Functional Theory Simulations. Int. J. Modern Physics C. World Scientific. 20(9), 13451356. [Document Site]

Total Publications by this Author: 24 
