Hsin-Yu Ko

Assistant Professor
(starting Fall 2024)

  • Postdoc, Cornell University
  • Postdoc, Princeton University
  • Ph.D./M.A., Princeton University
  • B.S., National Taiwan University


Hsin-Yu Ko is an Assistant Professor of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry at the University of North Texas. He earned his Ph.D. from Princeton University in 2019, followed by postdoctoral research at the CSI Center at Princeton and Cornell University. Joining the University of North Texas in 2024, Dr. Ko’s research focuses on computational studies of large-scale condensed-phase systems, with applications in Energy, Environmental, and Materials Sciences. He is a notable contributor to the development of the Quantum ESPRESSO package, specializing in advanced Density Functional Theory (DFT) algorithms for complex atomic systems.