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Graphical user interface for AMS2020 | live Q&A

Last but not least in the demonstration of features by SCM staff, Olivier will demonstrate the graphical user interface to our new AMS2020 release. He will give tips & tricks on using the new features in...

New in AMS2020: QM/MM, G0W0, ML Potentials | live Q&A

Fedor will demonstrate a few new features in our 2020 release: machine learning potentials, the hybrid engine for QM/MM and multi-layer calculations, G0W0, and the new ADF input structure. See also the full release notes....

PhD Position: method development 1D and 2D optoelectronics

We are looking for an excellent PhD student to further develop methods such as GW and BSE with spin-orbit coupling for excited state properties in low-dimensional materials. The early-stage researcher will work in Amsterdam with...

AMS2020 released: ML Potentials, G0W0, QM/MM, multiple COSMO-RS species

The SCM team is proud to present the Amsterdam Modeling Suite 2020. Read the release notes for more details. A fast G0W0 and RPA implementation is available in ADF. Furthermore, ADF has been fully integrated...

Machine Learning Potentials with AMS2020: live Q&A

Matti will demonstrate how easy it is with the 2020 release of the Amsterdam Modeling Suite to install the machine learning backends to the AMS driver, and run quick geometry optimizations of organic molecules with...

Chemistry & Materials Modeling workshop for TU Delft: 21 + 22 January 2021

Program, slides, input &output files Slides and relevant files will be made available for download from links in the program below. The zip files containing input, output & result files can be a few MB....

Hardware questions and answers – recommendations, GUI, best value

Friday 9 October SCM developers Hans & Alexei answered various questions on hardware and performance tips for the Amsterdam Modeling Suite. Their insights are summarized below. General Recommendations usually more cores is better get enough...

Which hardware to use? Live Q&A, Fri 9 October, 3pm CEST

Friday 9 October, 3pm CEST Hans & Alexei will answer all your questions on the best hardware to run the Amsterdam Modeling Suite (see summary and also FAQs).  Register to join this live Q&A! Also...

Tips & tricks: faster PES and TS searches

Join the next in our series of demonstrations, tips & tricks bySCM experts to learn how to use ADF and the AMS driver more efficiently. Friday 2 October our architect Robert discusses the integration of our...

2D periodic DFT and hybrid DFT/DFTB – Q&A 18 September

Join the next in our series of demonstrations, tips & tricks bySCM experts. Friday 18 September Pier discusses valuable tips & tricks on running 2D periodic DFT calculations with BAND. He will discuss the relevant...