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Hypernetted chain (HNC) integral equation code

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You are of course welcome to use and modify this code for your own projects. If you end up publishing results based on this code, or a derived version, please cite : If you have difficulty getting hold of this article, contact me and I will send a reprint. Alternatively, a preprint version can be found at arXiv:1303.0891

Here is a BibTeX entry for the same :

  author         = {Warren, P. B. and Vlasov, A. and Anton, L. and Masters, A. J.},
  title          = {Screening properties of {G}aussian electrolyte models,
                   with application to dissipative particle dynamics},
  journal        = {J. Chem. Phys.},
  volume         = {138},
  pages          = {204907},
  year           = 2013

History :

Simulation codes

MB-MPDyn is forked (with permission) from the original version - see CVS repository, whilst we sort out an initial file release.


SunlightDPD is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

SunlightDPD is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with SunlightCBM. If not, see <>.

Copyright is retained by the individual authors.  Please feel free to get in touch if you want to discuss alternative licensing arrangements.


Integral equations : Andrey Vlasov, Lucian Anton, Andrew Masters, Patrick Warren.
MB-MPDyn : Wataru Shinoda (original code), Ard van Bergen (Novidec) for modifications.

Contact : patrick.warren{at} (sourceforge project admin)

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