Authors: A.F. Voter
Affilation: Los Alamos National Laboratory, United States
Pages: 128 - 131
Keywords: kinetic Monte Carlo, hyperdynamics, temperature accelerate dynamics, parallel-replica dynamics, dimer method
As motivation for the symposium on extended-scale atomistic methods, I briefly discuss the time scale problem that plagues molecular dynamics simulations, some promising recent developments for circumventing the problem, and some remaining challenges.