2017-2018 / CHIM0625-1

Molecular mechanics and molecular dynamics


10h Th, 10h Pr

Number of credits

 Master in biomedical engineering (120 ECTS)2 crédits 
 Master in bio-informatics and modelling (120 ECTS)2 crédits 


Eric Sauvage

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

  • Molecular mechanics (force field).
  • Molecular dynamics (temperature, pressure, constraints).

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The aim is to provide the student with the more used techniques in molecular modelling of the large-sized systems (macromolecules).

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Basic Physics and Chemistry.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Computer-assisted modelling.

Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)

Contact the teacher.

Recommended or required readings

Available from the teacher.

Assessment methods and criteria

Personal homework.

Work placement(s)

Organizational remarks


email: eric.sauvage@ulg.ac.be Tel: 04 3663620