Computer Simulation of LiquidsA first in its field, this book is both an introduction to computer simulation of liquids for upper level undergraduates and a howto guide for specialists. The authors discuss the latest simulation techniques of molecular dynamics and the Monte Carlo methods as well as how to avoid common programming pitfalls. Theoretical concepts and practical programming advice are amply reinforced with examples of computer simulation in action and samples of Fortran code. The authors have also included a wide selection of programs and routines on microfiche to aid chemists, physicists, chemical engineers, and computer scientists, as well as graduate and advanced students in chemistry. 
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periodic boundary conditions and the code are explained in this book.
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Classic book about computer simulation! MC and MD are all here in details. Best computer simulation book ever, although mainly dealing with classical methods and in Fortran.
Contents
Latin Alphabet  1 
B second virial coefficient 1 4  8 
n possible outcome or state label 4  26 
STATISTICAL MECHANICS  33 
mm Wigner rotation matrix 2  56 
O octopole moment 1 3  57 
MOLECULAR DYNAMICS  71 
P total linear momentum 2  72 
ADVANCED SIMULATION TECHNIQUES  212 
NONEQUILIBRIUM MOLECULAR DYNAMICS  240 
P projection operator 9  265 
QUANTUM SIMULATIONS  270 
SOME APPLICATIONS  286 
APPENDIX A COMPUTERS AND COMPUTER  320 
APPENDIX B REDUCED UNITS  327 
FOURIER TRANSFORMS  336 
MONTE CARLO METHODS  110 
g constraint force 3  126 
molecular moment of inertia 2  135 
SOME TRICKS OF THE TRADE  140 
0 instantaneous pressure 24  171 
HOW TO ANALYSE THE RESULTS  182 
? instantaneous pressure tensor 2  185 
T molecular separation 1 3  340 
APPENDIX F PROGRAM AVAILABILITY  343 
APPENDIX G RANDOM NUMBERS  345 
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Computer Simulation of Liquids: Second Edition Michael P. Allen,Dominic J. Tildesley No preview available  2017 
Computer Simulation of Liquids: Second Edition Michael P. Allen,Dominic J. Tildesley No preview available  2017 
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algorithm angles ANINT applied approximation atoms bond lengths Brownian dynamics calculated canonical ensemble centre of mass Chapter chemical potential collision components computer simulation configuration conservation constant constraint coordinates correlation functions cutoff defined density derivatives discussed distribution function ensemble average equations of motion estimate evaluation example fluctuations fluid forces FORTRAN Fourier transform free energy given Hamiltonian hard spheres integral interactions involve kinetic lattice LennardJones LennardJones potential linear molecules liquid loop Markov chain matrix MD simulation method microcanonical ensemble minimum image molecular dynamics molecules momenta momentum Monte Carlo neighbours obtained orientation pair potential parameters particle periodic boundary conditions perturbation phase space positions potential energy pressure properties quantities quantum quaternions random number rotational RX(I RXIJ RZIJ sampling Section simple simulation box sitesite solution spherical statistical step structure surface technique temperature thermodynamic trajectories transport coefficients values variables vector Verlet virial zero