[gmx-users] Stepsize too small ( what to do?)
anil at chem.iitb.ac.in
Tue Aug 2 18:46:38 CEST 2005
Hi to all,
I am doing normal MD simulation:- vac followed by em: followed by pr: and
then finally full MD.
But i am getting a problem like this during energy minimization by
"Stepsize too small, or no change in energy.
Converged to machine precision,
but not to the requested precision Fmax < 100
Double precision normally gives you higher accuracy.
You might need to increase your constraint accuracy, or turn
off constraints alltogether (set constraints = none in mdp file)
writing lowest energy coordinates."
Steepest Descents converged to machine precision in 34 steps,
but did not reach the requested Fmax < 100.
Potential Energy = -8.0718016e+04
Maximum force = 1.9289487e+03 on atom 4826
I have changed the em step in em.mdp file but still it is not working.
Secondly i have started pr with the em conformation, but it crashes.
any suggestion !!
thanks in advance
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