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MSN 514 Computational Methods for Material Science and Complex Systems

Atomic, electronic, mechanical, vibrational properties of materials. Force fields, molecular dynamics, model Hamiltonians, tight-binding method, density functional theory, ab-initio calculations. Monte Carlo simulation, phase transition, Brownian motion, fluctuation dissipation, diffusion, heat transfer. Linear and nonlinear systems, complexity, emergence, cellular automata, population dynamics, computational morphogenesis, single-neuron models, genetic algorithm, swarm optimization. Credit units: 3 ECTS Credit units: 5.

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