S-114.250 Special topics in computational science

4 cr. (in Finnish: 4 opintoviikkoa)


Instructor: Dr. Alex Bunker, Laboratory of Computational Engineering, Helsinki University of Technology

Email: bunker@lce.hut.fi
Time: The course will be lectured during the second half of the spring term 2005.
Language of instruction: English
Prerequisites Basic physics, mechanics, statistical physics, and thermodynamics recommended, good working knowledge of either C or Fortran77/90 mandatory
Course material: Lecture notes & handouts.

Additional reading/references:

  • Understanding Molecular Simulation: From Algorithms to Applications. D. Frenkel and B. Smit. Academic Press (1996)
  • Computer Simulation of Liquids. M. Allen and D. Tildesley. Oxford University Press (1989)
  • The Art of Molecular Dynamics Simulation. D. Rapaport. Cambridge
  • Computer Simulation in Theoretical Physics. D.W. Heermann.


  • Comments/questions/suggestions? Mail to bunker@lce.hut.fi
    Last updated Feb. 15, 2005