[gmx-users] filling missing param values

Justin Lemkul jalemkul at vt.edu
Thu Jul 25 14:28:03 CEST 2013

On 7/25/13 8:25 AM, gromacs query wrote:
> Dear All,
> I am working on some molecule and I have defined atom types with OPLSaa and
> all atom types really exist in oplsaa and well chosen so no approximation
> in choosing atom types. During grompp, I found there are dihedral param
> missing. e.g.
> N CT CT N3
> Is there any 'good' way of finding/assuming dihedral params for this? or I
> should choose values of some nearby atom types?

The OPLS dihedral fitting strategy is exceptionally well explained in the 
Kaminski 2001 paper (reference in Gromacs manual).



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