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STP Hard Disks MD Program Documents

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STP Hard Disks MD Program 

written by Harvey Gould, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox

The STP Hard Disks MD program simulates the dynamics of a system of hard disks.  The default parameters are N=64 particles in a box of length L = 18.0 and a temperature T=1.0. The particles are initially in a regular array.

STP HardDisksMD 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_HardDisksMD.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.

Last Modified September 12, 2010

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STP Hard Disks MD Documentation 

A pdf document that briefly describes the STP Hard Disks MD program. It describes how to use the stp_HardDisksMD.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the jar file.

Published March 6, 2009
Last Modified April 7, 2009

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STP Hard Disks MD Distribution 

The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STPHardDisksMD program. This distribution contains the program, documentation, and exercises.

Published March 6, 2009
Last Modified September 12, 2010

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