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
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:
- GitHub (recommended), or alternatively from
- GitLab (click on the "cloud with a down arrow" to download).
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.
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. 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: May 8, 2019)