Call For Nominations: 2024 Wormit Award

December 4th, 2023

Michael Wormit

Q-Chem is now accepting nominations for the 2024 Michael Wormit Award!

This award recognizes excellence in the development of new methods and algorithms in the area of electronic structure, and implementation within the Q-Chem open teamware community project. The award includes a certificate and $500 prize, as well as an invitation to present a special Q-Chem webinar on the recipient's work. It commemorates the contributions of Dr. Michael Wormit, who is remembered for his state-of-the-art developments of many-body methods, for his leadership in the community, for educating and mentoring junior team members, and for his significant contributions to the development of Q-Chem infrastructure.

Any member of the Q-Chem developer community is eligible for this award. For more information about eligibility and selection criteria, please visit

Nominations should be sent to with the subject "Wormit Award Nomination" by January 15, 2024. The award winner will be announced soon thereafter.

Thank you in advance for your support of this program through your nominations.