If you are just getting started with this blog, these two posts should introduce you to computational materials science and what this blog is about:
Here is an additional article recommended for a general audience:
You might want to browse the archives for a topic that interests you.
About the blog
This blog is about the search for new materials through computational materials science, large-scale computing, data mining, and software design.
All the content is provided under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (the same as Wikipedia), meaning you are free to use and remix the content but should give it proper attribution.
My name is Anubhav Jain, and I’m a research scientist/chemist at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab in California. You can find out more about me at my personal web site.