Wolfgang Christian, and
The STP LJ2DMD program is a molecular dynamics simulation of a system of particles in two dimensions interacting via the Lennard-Jones potential. The default initial condition is an array of N=64 particles of diameter 1 in a box of length L = 18 and an initial kinetic energy per particle of 1.0. Additional states and parameters can be specified using the Display|Switch GUI menu item.
STP LJ2DMD is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). The program is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double-clicking the stp_LJ2DMD.jar file will run the program if Java is installed on your computer. Additional programs can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, STP, or Statistical and Thermal Physics.
Please note that this resource requires
at least version 1.5 of
STP Lennard-Jones 2D MD Documentation
A pdf document that briefly describes the STP Lennard-Jones 2D MD program. It describes how to use the stp_LJ2DMD.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the jar file. download 139kb .pdf
Published: March 3, 2009
STP Lennard-Jones 2D MD Distribution
The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STP LJ2DMD program. This distribution contains the program, documentation, and exercises. download 946kb .zip
Published: March 3, 2009
Gould, H., Tobochnik, J., Christian, W., & Cox, A. (2009). STP Lennard-Jones 2D MD Program [Computer software]. Retrieved July 25, 2016, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8624&DocID=996
Gould, Harvey, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox. STP Lennard-Jones 2D MD Program. Computer software. 2009. Java 1.5. 25 July 2016 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8624&DocID=996>.
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