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Manuscript Title: ShengBTE: a solver of the Boltzmann transport equation for phonons
Authors: Wu Li, Jesús Carrete, Nebil A. Katcho, Natalio Mingoa
Program title: ShengBTE
Catalogue identifier: AESL_v1_0
Distribution format: tar.gz
Journal reference: Comput. Phys. Commun. 185(2014)1747
Programming language: Fortran 90, MPI.
Computer: Non-specific.
Operating system: Unix/Linux.
Has the code been vectorised or parallelized?: Yes, parallelized using MPI.
RAM: Up to several GB
Keywords: Boltzmann transport equation, Thermal conductivity, Phonon.
PACS: 63.20.-e, 63.22.-m, 66.70.-f.
Classification: 7.9.

External routines: LAPACK, MPI, spglib (http://spglib.sourceforge.net/)

Nature of problem:
Calculation of thermal conductivity and related quantities, determination of scattering rates for allowed three-phonon processes

Solution method:
Iterative solution, locally adaptive Gaussian broadening

Running time:
Up to several hours on several tens of processors