Many different people have contributed to the potfit code.
This list shows who was responsible for which parts of potfit:
|Peter Brommer|| Original idea and author of potfit
Tabulated EAM potentials
Simulated annealing and least squares optimization
|Franz Gähler|| Original idea and author of potfit
Tabulated pair potentials
|Daniel Schopf|| Analytic potentials
Tersoff and Tersoffmod potential (from IMD)
Stillinger-Weber potential (from IMD)
|Philipp Beck||Coulomb and Dipole interactions|
|Sergey Starikov and Vladimir Stegailov||Preliminary MEAM implementation|
|Jeremy Nicklas||MEAM implementation|
|Ben Palmer||TBEAM implementation|
|Mingjian Wen||KIM support|
Most of these people can be contacted via the potfit mailing list.