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Computational Nanoscience, Homework Assignment 3: Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Carbon Nanotubes

By Elif Ertekin1, Jeffrey C Grossman2

1. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Abstract

The purpose of this assignment is to perform molecular dynamics simulations to calculate various properties of carbon nanotubes using LAMMPS and Tersoff potentials.

This assignment is to be completed following lectures 5 and 6 using the "LAMMPS" program in the Berkeley Computational Nanoscience Toolkit.

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Nanoscale Science and Engineering C242/Physics C203
University of California, Berkeley

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  • Elif Ertekin; Jeffrey C Grossman (2008), "Computational Nanoscience, Homework Assignment 3: Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Carbon Nanotubes," http://nanohub.org/resources/4054.

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