university of nevada

Course Descriptions

CHE 416/616 MOLECULAR SIMULATION
Lecture+Lab: 3+0
Credit(s): 3

Basic theory, methods, applications of molecular simulation, elementary statistical mechanics. Monte Carlo, molecular dynamics, ensemble averaging. Evaluation of free energies, phase equilibria, interfacial, transport properties.

Prereq(s): MATH 285 with a "C" or better; CHEM 421; CHE 245 or ME 303.