Saturday, April 28, 2012

Brief introduction to molecular dynamics (in Danish)

These videos represent 2 lectures from my course Molecular Statistics, that gives a brief introduction to Lennard-Jones Potentials and molecular dynamics.  The lectures are in Danish.  The lecture notes can be found here.

a. Modeling gases and liquids
b. Newtons equation of motion underlies molecular dynamics-part 1
c. The Lennard-Jones Potential
d. Newtons equation of motion underlies molecular dynamics-part 2
e. Initialization
f. Computing the force and taking the step
g. The step size (The video contains a small mistake which is corrected here)
h. Equilibration and constant E vs constant T simulations

Technical details
The first video was made with ScreenFlow and Molecular Workbench
The remaining videos was made with an iPad, Apple head-phones, the Explain Everything app, and a Bamboo Stylus.

Creative Commons License
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