Workshop Details
Many-Body Interactions: From Quantum Mechanics to Force Fields
06/14/2010 - 06/18/2010
Meeting Description:

This workshop was supported in part by the Center from Simulation and Modeling, Univ. of Pittsburgh (

Simulations of complex materials and chemical and biological systems requires the use of model potentials (force fields). As a consequence, the results of the simulations are "only as good as the force field employed." In principle, high-level electronic structure calculations on appropriate model systems can provide the information needed for generating accurate force fields. This workshop brings together researchers with expertise in force field development and those with expertise in electronic structure methods.

Meeting Venue:

Telluride Intermediate School
725 West Colorado Telluride CO 81435

Many-Body Interactions: From Quantum Mechanics to Force Fields Registered Meeting Participants:
Participant Organization
Angyan, Janos CNRS Nancy-University
Astrand, Per-Olof NTNU
Bludsky, Ota Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
Borgis, Daniel Ecole Normale Supérieure
Chaudret, Robin UPMC
de Courcy, Benoit CNRS LCT
DeFusco, Albert Iowa State University
Ding, Jing University of Pittsburgh
Gordon, Mark Ames Laboratory
Gregersen, Brent D. E. Shaw Research
Gresh, Nohad CNRS
Head-Gordon, Teresa UC Berkeley
Jenness, Glen University of Pittsburgh
Jordan, Kenneth Univ. of Pittsburgh
Kaminski, George Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Kholod, Yana Iowa State University
Kumar, Revati University of Pittsburgh
Lamoureux, Guillaume Concordia University
Marjolin, Aude UPMC
Molinero, Valeria University of Utah
Nachtigall, Petr Charles University in Prague
Patel, Sandeep Univ. Delaware
Piquemal, Jean-Philip Laboratoire de Chimie Théorique, UPMC
Ren, Pengyu UT Austin
Slipcheno, Lyudmila Purdue University
, Pr ETH Zürich
Svendsen, Casper Steinmann University of Copenhagen
van Duin, Adri Penn State
Verstraelen, Toon Ghent University
Wang, Feng Boston University
York, Darrin University of Minnesota

Telluride Science Research Center
Post Office Box 2429, Telluride CO 81435
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