New book coming out using MatLab to do quantum computations. You can find it on Amazon.
Will update this site to include some simple MatLab codes to run on laptops and the like.

Other books include:
  1. Electronic Structure and Optical Properties of Semiconductors (Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences) by Marvin L. Cohen and James R. Chelikowsky
  2. Quantum Theory of Real Materials (The Springer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science) by James R. Chelikowsky and Steven G. Louie
  3. The Optical Properties of Materials: Volume 579 (MRS Proceedings), Editors: Eric L. Shirley, James R. Chelikowsky, Steven G. Louie and Gerard Martinez
  4. Electronic Materials: A New Era in Materials Science, Editors: James R. Chelikowsky and Alfonso Franciosi.