Re: AMBER: Vlimit problem

From: David A. Case <>
Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2004 16:31:00 -0800

You wrote:

> I have encountered a problem with vlimit when runing the simulation of an
> unmodified control of a 11mer B - DNA with 20 Na+ counterions added and
> waterbox of 10 A in each dimension. I set vlimit=15.0 for the second step
> "dynamics holding the solute fixed",after 1000 steps of steepest descent
> minimization and 4000 steps of conjugate gradient minimization.

You have to heat the system to the final temperature (say 300K) at constant
volume *before* you turn on constant pressure.

Also, please send email to the list as plain text, not as html.

...good luck..dac

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