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Spring 2021 Chemical Engineering E4880 section 001
ATOMISTIC SIMULATIONS FOR SCIENCE AND EN
ATOMISTIC SIMULATIONS FOR

Call Number 13618
Day & Time
Location
TR 5:40pm-6:55pm
303 Hamilton Hall
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Alexander Urban
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction Hybrid
Course Description Prerequisites: Pre-requisites: A course in statistical mechanics or thermodynamics or instructors permission Many materials properties and chemical processes are governed by atomic-scale phenomena such as phase transformations, atomic/ionic transport, and chemical reactions. Thanks to progress in computer technology and methodological development, now there exist atomistic simulation approaches for the realistic modeling and quantitative prediction of such properties. Atomistic simulations are therefore becoming increasingly important as a complement for experimental characterization, to provide parameters for meso- and macroscale models, and for the in-silico discovery of entirely new materials. This course aims at providing a comprehensive overview of cutting-edge atomistic modeling techniques that are frequently used both in academic and industrial research and engineering. Participants will develop the ability to interpret results from atomistic simulations and to judge whether a problem can be reliably addressed with simulations. The students will also obtain basic working knowledge in standard simulation software.
Web Site Vergil
Department Chemical Engineering
Enrollment 18 students (45 max) as of 2:12PM Saturday, February 27, 2021
Subject Chemical Engineering
Number E4880
Section 001
Division School of Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate
Open To Engineering:Undergraduate, Engineering:Graduate, GSAS
Campus Morningside
Section key 20211CHEN4880E001

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