[gmx-users] Increase the box size or decrease rlist
jalemkul at vt.edu
Wed Aug 20 19:11:47 CEST 2014
On 8/20/14, 12:56 PM, pragna lakshmi wrote:
> Thank you Mark for ur reply.
> In the generated POPC.top from POPC.pdb and POPC.psf using VMD, the charges
> have become to zero. Here are few lines of my POPC.top
> [ atomtypes ]
> ; name bond_type mass charge ptype sigma epsilon
> C1 C 1.0 0.0 A 0.0 0.0
> C11 C 1.0 0.0 A 0.0 0.0
> C12 C 1.0 0.0 A 0.0 0.0
> C13 C 1.0 0.0 A 0.0 0.0
> [ atoms ]
> ; nr type resnr residue atom cgnr charge mass
> 1 N 1 POPC N 1 0.0000 14.0070
> 2 C11 1 POPC C11 2 0.0000 12.0110
> 3 C12 1 POPC C12 2 0.0000 12.0110
> 4 C13 1 POPC C13 3 0.0000 12.0110
> My question is whether this could be the reason for not having the charges
> over the atoms.
> If it is so, could you please suggest me the proper way of getting
> parameters for POPC (charmm36 ff).
The proper parameters are published and are included in the .rtp file for
CHARMM36 that our lab produced. There is no reason to run anything through VMD;
it looks like it produces a shell of a topology that is totally nonfunctional.
Justin A. Lemkul, Ph.D.
Ruth L. Kirschstein NRSA Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of Pharmacy
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University of Maryland, Baltimore
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