Tags: polymers


A polymer is a large molecule (macromolecule) composed of repeating structural units typically connected by covalent chemical bonds. Whereas the term polymer is sometimes taken to refer to plastics, it actually encompasses a large class of natural and synthetic materials with a wide variety of properties.

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  1. nuSIMM: nanoHUB user Simulation Interface for Molecular Modeling

    18 Jun 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Michael Fortunato, Lauren Abbott, Kyle E Hart, coray colina

    Simulated polymerization, equilibration, and characterization of molecular models


  2. Polymer Modeler

    25 Aug 2010 | Tools | Contributor(s): Benjamin P Haley, Nate Wilson, Chunyu Li, Andrea Arguelles, Eugenio Jaramillo, Alejandro Strachan

    Build thermoplastic polymer chains and run LAMMPS to relax the chains and study mechanical properties