[gmx-users] total energy

David van der Spoel spoel at xray.bmc.uu.se
Wed Oct 29 20:14:00 CET 2003

On Wed, 29 Oct 2003, Lakshmi Padmavathi wrote:

>Dear Gromcas users,
>    i am simulating an system with distance restriants. the total energy of 
>the system is 5*10^5(ex: 581219).
>1.How can i get my system to its minimum energy.
>2. if i do simulated annealing, am i need to do it with energy minimisation or 
>with md run.
>3. in simulated annealing once the temp coming down to 0k (zero_temp_time), 
>the system is not heating again.
>4. what should i do for slow cooling ( some of the mail list says that slow 
>cooling is better.
Do repeated sim. anneal. and cool slowly. Use multiple starting

>thanks in advance for your suggestions.
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