Workshop Details
Many-Body Interactions: From Quantum Mechanics to Force Fields
07/02/2012 - 07/06/2012
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.

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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
Burns, Lori Georgia Tech
Cisneros, Gerardo Andrés Wayne State University
Csanyi, Gabor University of Cambridge
Dang, Liem Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Debiec, Karl The University of Pittsburgh
Distasio, Robert Princeton University
Dognon, Jean-Pierre CEA
Foroutan, Maasumeh University
Gagliardi, Laura University of Minnesota
Gao, Jiali Univ. of Minnesota
Gresh, Nohad CNRS, France
Jordan, Kenneth Univ. Pittsburgh
Kedziora, Gary DoD
Marjolin, Aude Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris
Misquitta, Alston Queen Mary, University of London
, Carsten Freie Universität Berlin
Parker, Trent Georgia Tech
Piquemal, Jean-Philip Pierre et Marie Curie University, Paris
Ponder, Jay Washington University
Ren, Pengyu University of Texas
Schenter, Greg Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Schnieders, Michael University of Texas at Austin
Sherrill, David Georgia Tech
Sinnott, Susan University of Florida
Su, Xiaoge University of Pittsburgh
Su, Xiaoge [2nd Reservation] University of Pittsburgh
Tkatchenko, Alexandre Fritz-Haber-Institut der MPG
Wang, Feng Boston University

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