[gmx-users] Water model used.

Justin Lemkul jalemkul at vt.edu
Tue Aug 26 20:12:08 CEST 2014

On 8/26/14, 1:50 PM, Dawid das wrote:
> Dear Gromacs experts,
> Let's say that I use such an option in pdb2gmx:
> -water tip3p
> Then, while generating solvation box with genbox I use:
> -cs spc216.gro
> So my question is, what model do I actually use? SPC or TIP3P?

Whatever is in the topology.  SPC, SPC/E, and TIP3P are both 3-point models, so 
there's no need to keep around multiple 3-point coordinate files.  With just a 
bit of equilibration, everything is fine.



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