Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Molecular Dynamics

Theoretical Developments and Applications in Nanotechnology and Energy

Edited by Lichang Wang

Southern Illinois University Carbondale, United States of America

Molecular Dynamics is a two-volume compendium of the ever-growing applications of molecular dynamics simulations to solve a wider range of scientific and engineering challenges. The contents illustrate the rapid progress on molecular dynamics simulations in many fields of science and technology, such as nanotechnology, energy research, and biology, due to the advances of new dynamics theories and the extraordinary power of today's computers. This first book begins with a general description of underlying theories of molecular dynamics simulations and provides extensive coverage of molecular dynamics simulations in nanotechnology and energy. Coverage of this book includes: Recent advances of molecular dynamics theory Formation and evolution of nanoparticles of up to 106 atoms Diffusion and dissociation of gas and liquid molecules on silicon, metal, or metal organic frameworks Conductivity of ionic species in solid oxides Ion solvation in liquid mixtures Nuclear structures

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Molecular DynamicsTheoretical Developments and Applications in Nanotechnology and EnergyEdited by Lichang Wang

Published: April 5th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2383

ISBN: 978-953-51-0443-8

Copyright year: 2012

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40044 Total Chapter Downloads

16 Crossref Citations

36 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations

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1. Recent Advances in Fragment Molecular Orbital-Based Molecular Dynamics (FMO-MD) Simulations

By Yuto Komeiji, Yuji Mochizuki, Tatsuya Nakano and Hirotoshi Mori

2388

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2. Advanced Molecular Dynamics Simulations on the Formation of Transition Metal Nanoparticles

By Lichang Wang and George A. Hudson

2632

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3. Numerical Integration Techniques Based on a Geometric View and Application to Molecular Dynamics Simulations

By Ikuo Fukuda and Séverine Queyroy

1222

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4. Application of Molecular Dynamics Simulation to Small Systems

By Víctor M. Rosas-García and Isabel Sáenz-Tavera

2808

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5. Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Thermal Transport at the Nano-Scale

By Konstantinos Termentzidis and Samy Merabia

3722

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6. Developing a Systematic Approach for Ab Initio Path-Integral Simulations

By Kin-Yiu Wong

2122

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7. Antisymmetrized Molecular Dynamics and Nuclear Structure

By Gaotsiwe J. Rampho and Sofianos A. Sofianos

1326

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8. Antisymmetrized Molecular Dynamics with Bare Nuclear Interactions: Brueckner-AMD, and Its Applications to Light Nuclei

By Tomoaki Togashi and Kiyoshi Katō

1424

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9. Formation and Evolution Characteristics of Nano-Clusters (For Large-Scale Systems of 106 Liquid Metal Atoms)

By Rang-su Liu, Hai-rong Liu, Ze-an Tian, Li-li Zhou and Qun-yi Zhou

1358

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10. A Molecular Dynamics Study on Au

By Yasemin Öztekin Çiftci, Kemal Çolakoğlu and Soner Özgen

1458

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11. Gelation of Magnetic Nanoparticles

By Eldin Wee Chuan Lim

2061

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12. Inelastic Collisions and Hypervelocity Impacts at Nanoscopic Level: A Molecular Dynamics Study

By G. Gutierrez, S. Davis, C. Loyola, J. Peralta, F. Gonzalez, Y. Navarrete and F. Gonzalez-Wasaff

2026

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13. Recent Advances in Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Gas Diffusion in Metal Organic Frameworks

By Seda Keskin

2933

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14. Molecular Dynamic Simulation of Short Order and Hydrogen Diffusion in the Disordered Metal Systems

By Eduard Pastukhov, Nikolay Sidorov, Andrey Vostrjakov and Victor Chentsov

2533

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15. Molecular Simulation of Dissociation Phenomena of Gas Molecule on Metal Surface

By Takashi Tokumasu

1738

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16. A Study of the Adsorption and Diffusion Behavior of a Single Polydimethylsiloxane Chain on a Silicon Surface by Molecular Dynamics Simulation

By Dan Mu and Jian-Quan Li

1503

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17. The Roles of Classical Molecular Dynamics Simulation in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

By Kah Chun Lau and Brett I. Dunlap

2290

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18. Molecular Dynamics Simulation and Conductivity Mechanism in Fast Ionic Crystals Based on Hollandite NaxCrxTi8-xO16

By Kien Ling Khoo and Leonard A. Dissado

2141

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19. MD Simulation of the Ion Solvation in Methanol-Water Mixtures

By Ewa Hawlicka and Marcin Rybicki

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