Recent News

Download QMCPACK v3.8.0


This release includes Quantum Espresso v6.4.1 support, new examples for adding wavefunctions and Jastrow functions, and many updates to the AFQMC code functionality.

Download QMCPACK v3.7.0


This release includes GPU support for the AFQMC implementation, Quantum Espresso v6.4 support, and in the real-space code makes the structure-of-arrays (SoA) code path the default. A large number of feature refinements, bugfixes, testing improvements and source code cleanup have been performed.

Tutorials and presentations from this workshop are now available on GitHub.


Videos for many of the presentation are uploaded on YouTube.


Artist's rendition of red emission from an Mn4+ impurity via recombination

Quantum Monte Carlo is applied to phosphors for the first time. 

Graphic showing first page of QMCPACK citation paper

A citation paper describing the current structure, capabilities and some future plans for the code has been published. J. Kim et al J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 30 195901 (2018), The paper is open access for the first year. The preprint is available at

Download QMCPACK v3.3.0


This release includes new methods, converter updates, and many optimizations, feature improvements, and bug fixes. It is a recommended update for all users.