[gmx-users] Modify TIP4P to TIP4P-Ew
jalemkul at vt.edu
Sat Nov 22 18:18:15 CET 2014
On 11/22/14 11:27 AM, Cai wrote:
> Justin, thanks for your reply. I forgot to mention that I would like to use
> OPLS-AA force field together with TIP4P-Ew water in my protein-water
> simulation. Since TIP4P-Ew is not available in OPLS-AA force field, I still
> need to modify TIP4P to TIP4P-Ew. Could you give me some suggestions for
> doing this? Do have to touch the source code?
You just need to create a similar topology - all you should have to do is add
new atom types and use the topology basically as-is. There are no code
modifications required to build a new topology.
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>> Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:48:14 -0500
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>> On 11/21/14 4:41 PM, Cai wrote:
>>> Hi users,
>>> The re-parameterized TIP4P-Ew water model shows encouraging agreements
>>> experimental results. Since it is now not available in GROMACS, I have to
>>> modify the TIP4P water model to TIP4P-Ew according to this paper.
>>> (Horn et. al. (2004). Development of an improved four-site water model
>>> biomolecular simulations: TIP4P-Ew. *The Journal of Chemical Physics*,
>>> I know how to change the water parameters (angle, rOH, ...) in the
>>> file (***.top/itp) and implement the Ewald-summation (coulombtype = PME).
>>> Is that all? It seems the paper also include correction for LJ by
>>> multiplying switching function, adding LJ tail, and correction for
>>> pressure, which are not easy to do in GROMACS. Any suggestions for doing
>>> Is it possible to do that without touching the source code?
>> The TIP4P-Ew model is already available in all of the Amber force fields
>> provided with Gromacs.
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