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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions


CHEME 5540 Introduction to Molecular Simulation

Course description

(summer only) This course is only offered in the Summer Session.

An introduction to molecular simulation that will provide the ability to model chemical processes and materials representation at an atomic level. A refresher of programming basics, focusing on practical skills like file editing and management within a Linux environment. Following this, the theory behind, and the practical application of, two of the most commonly used molecular simulation techniques: Monte Carlo and Molecular Dynamics. Completion of a series of computer labs forms the basis for the grading. Suitable for those with a solid understanding of programming at the level of CS1110 or self taught, especially in Python.


Introductory programming class (at level of CS 1110)


CHEME 5540 001-LEC On-campus 3-week session

Session:3-week session
Class dates:May 30-June 22, 2018
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:MWF 9 AM - 11:30 AM
Grade:Student option
Max. enroll:22
To enroll:Enroll online or submit a paper enrollment form. Enroll now.

CHEME 5540 401-LAB On-campus 3-week session

Session:3-week session
Class dates:May 30-June 22, 2018
Days/times:TR 9 AM - 12:30 PM

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