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Molecular dynamics is a form of computer simulation in which atoms and molecules are allowed to interact for a period of time by approximations of known physics, giving a view of the motion of the particles. This kind of simulation is frequently used in the study of proteins and biomolecules, as well as in materials science. More information on Molecular dynamics can be found here.

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  1. Addressing Molecular Dynamics Time-scale Issues to Study Atomic-scale Friction

    12 Oct 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ashlie Martini

    This presentation will include an introduction to several accelerated molecular dynamics methods. However, particular focus will be given to parallel replica (ParRep) dynamics in which atomistic...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9856

  2. Atomic Picture of Plastic Deformation in Metals: Overview Lecture

    24 Jan 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    The lecture describes the objectives of the learning module and provides the necessary background for the activities. We briefly discuss the following topics: mechanical response of macroscopic...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8038

  3. Atomic Picture of Plastic Deformation in Metals: Prelab Lecture

    24 Jan 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    This lecture provides a detailed description of the activities the students will perform in the lab. We present a tutorial with step by step instructions on how to run MD simulations using the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8043

  4. Atomistic Modeling of the Mechanical Properties of Nanostructured Materials

    16 Apr 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): SeongJun Heo, Susan Sinnott

    The mechanical properties of carbon nanotubes are studied by using classical molecular dynamics simulations. Especially, the effects of filling, temperature, and functionalization on CNT's...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2604

  5. BNC Annual Research Review: An Introduction to PRISM and MEMS Simulation

    04 Jun 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jayathi Murthy

    This presentation is part of a collection of presentations describing the projects, people, and capabilities enhanced by research performed in the Birck Center, and a look at plans for the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4717

  6. Charge Transfer Across an Energy Transducing Integral Membrane Protein Complex

    31 May 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): William A. Cramer

    The cytochrome bc complexes of the mitochondrial respiratory and photosynthetic electron transport chains are hetero-oligomeric integral membrane proteins. These proteins are responsible for most...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2679

  7. Computer Simulation of Nanoparticles, Viruses, and Electrical Power-Generating Bacteria

    20 Mar 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Peter J. Ortoleva

    Models of cells and nanometer-scale biosystems are presented that clarify their physico-chemical characteristics and allow for computer- aided design of therapeutic and nanotechnical devices....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2485

  8. Computing the Horribleness of Soft Condensed Matter

    19 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Jakobsson

    A great triumph of computer simulations 40 years ago was to make the liquid state of matter understandable in terms of physical interactions between individual molecules. Prior to the first...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3424

  9. Development of the ReaxFF reactive force fields and applications to combustion, catalysis and material failure

    12 Sep 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Adri van Duin

    This lecture will describe how the traditional, non-reactive FF-concept can be extended for application including reactive events by introducing bond order/bond distance concepts. Furthermore, it...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11774

  10. Dynamics on the Nanoscale: Time-domain ab initio studies of quantum dots, carbon nanotubes and molecule-semiconductor interfaces

    31 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Oleg Prezhdo

    Device miniaturization requires an understanding of the dynamical response of materials on the nanometer scale. A great deal of experimental and theoretical work has been devoted to characterizing...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3951

  11. Energy and Nanoscience A More Perfect Union

    29 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner

    Huge problems of energy and sustainability confront the science/engineering community, mankind, and our planet. The energy problem comes in many dimensions, including supply, demand, conservation,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6554

  12. Fouling Mechanisms in Y-shaped Carbon Nanotubes

    04 Apr 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jason Myers, SeongJun Heo, Susan Sinnott

    In the modern pharmaceutical and chemical industries, solutions of extremely high purity are needed. Current filtration methods are reaching the limits of their abilities, so new filters must be...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2582

  13. Illinois Center for Cellular Mechanics: Discovery through the Computational Microscope

    11 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Klaus Schulten

    Computational Microscope All-atom molecular dynamics simulations have become increasingly popular as a tool to investigate protein function and dynamics. However, researchers are...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6253

  14. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 4: Molecular Dynamics

    05 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Molecular Dynamics What to choose in an integrator The Verlet algorithm Boundary Conditions in Space and time Reading assignment: Frenkel and Smit Chapter 4 Content: ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6239

  15. IMA 2013 UQ: Bayesian Calibration of Molecular Dynamics Simulations for Composite Materials Properties

    28 May 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul N. Patrone

    In this talk, I discuss ongoing research whose goal is to determine, via Bayesian inference, an ensemble of inputs that represents a class of commercially important amine-cured epoxies. We...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20312

  16. IMA 2013 UQ: DFT-based Thermal Properties: Three Levels of Error Management

    02 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kurt Lejaeghere

    It is often computationally expensive to predict finite-temperature properties of a crystal from density-functional theory (DFT). The temperature-dependent thermal expansion coefficient α, for...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20311

  17. Introduction: molecular dynamics simulations

    09 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    This short presentation will describe the idea behind MD simulations and demonstrate its use in real applications.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3676

  18. Ionic Selectivity in Channels: complex biology created by the balance of simple physics

    05 Jun 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Bob Eisenberg

    An important class of biological molecules—proteins called ionic channels—conduct ions (like Na+ , K+ , Ca2+ , and Cl− ) through a narrow tunnel of fixed charge (‘doping’). Ionic channels...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4726

  19. Lecture 1: the theory behind molecular dynamics

    09 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    The first lecture will provide a brief description of classical mechanics and statistical mechanics necessary to understand the physics and approximations behind MD and how to correctly...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3677

  20. Lecture 2: total energy and force calculations

    14 Jan 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    This lecture will describe the various models used to describe the interactions between atoms in a wide range of materials including metals, ceramics and soft materials as well as new recent...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3678

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