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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

The CHEME 5540 001-LEC section of this course has been canceled.

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

The CHEME 5540 401-LAB section of this course has been canceled.

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