AMBER Archive (2009)
Subject: Re: [AMBER] Velocity rescaling and ig...
From: Cihan Aydin (cihan.aydin_at_umassmed.edu)
Date: Sun Jun 28 2009 - 11:08:32 CDT
Hmm its a wonder how I missed these...
My restarting parameters are irest=1 and ntx=5
So if I understand correctly, with this combination velocities are read
from the restart, not re-evaluated. So no worries, right?
On Sun, 2009-06-28 at 11:35 -0400, Carlos Simmerling wrote:
> it depends on how you are restarting- for example, do you irest=1 and ntx=5?
> or ntx=1?
> the seed is only sued in Berendsen thermostat for the initial velocity
> On Sun, Jun 28, 2009 at 10:52 AM, Cihan Aydin <cihan.aydin_at_umassmed.edu>wrote:
> > Greetings AMBER community,
> > I have a question concerning velocity rescaling and changing the ig
> > value each time a simulation is restarted. So my procedure involves
> > doing each nanosecond as a separate simulation and using the restart
> > from one nanosecond to start the next nanosecond. I use sander.MPI so I
> > set ig=-1 so that each time a new PRN series is generated. I am also
> > using Berendsten thermostat in my simulations.
> > So my question is whether changing the seed affects my simulations in
> > any way? I looked through the reflector but could not come across with
> > anything that answered my question (or my google search parameters were
> > inefficient, if that is the case sorry for taking your time).
> > Thank you
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> > Cihan Aydin
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> > PhD Student @ Schiffer Lab
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