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The MedeA® Users Group Meeting was held at the Park Hotel Schönbrunn in Vienna this year. The meeting was well attended and was a great scientific and technical success.

Join Paul Saxe, Clive Freeman and Dave Rigby, as well as over a hundred LAMMPS users, at the 2013 LAMMPS Users Workshop. The workshop takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico, from August 6-8, 2013.

Join us at the International Symposium on Recent Electronic-Structure Theories and Related Experiments, held June 12-15, 2013 at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research in Stuttgart, Germany.

Join our CEO, Erich Wimmer, in London on July 2nd for a workshop on "Adding Value to your Business through Materials Modelling". The workshop will take place in the Wilkins Building at University College London.

Join us in PPEPPD 2013 conference, held in Iguazu Falls, Argentina-Brazil, at May 26-30, 2013.

We will be participating in the "Molecular Simulation for Industrial Applications" Workshop, held on the afternoon of May 27th. In her talk, Marianna will be addressing the use of molecular modelling for studying adsorption and diffusivity in coal models, calculating properties of oxygen-bearing molecules from ligno-cellulosic biomass and mechanical properties of polymer materials.

Join our own Barbara Holtz and Gregor Stipicic in St. Andrews for the ScotCHEM 2013 Symposium. Barbara will be speaking in general terms about industrial applications of computational materials science on the evening of June 13th.

Also be sure to check out our poster highlighting recent work of particular interest to those in the oil & gas fields on the evening of June 14th.

For more information regarding ScotCHEM 2013, please visit the symposium's website

What’s New in MedeA® version 2.13?

MedeA 2.13 is of particular value if you are working with thermoset polymers, electron transport, or the latest features of VASP. This new version of MedeA® provides an efficient thermoset PolymerBuilder, new capabilities for the simulation of thermoelectric and electron transport properties, and VASP 5.3.3, which has significant extensions, underlining VASP's position as the world leading first-principles solid-state simulation code. In addition to these major enhancements, we have made broad updates to the MedeA® architecture providing a wide range of improvements to overall functionality, including extensions to docking, and metal simulation using Embedded Atom Methods (EAMs).

Join us in beautiful Langebaan, South Africa on November 11th at the 23rd annual meeting of the Catalysis Society of South Africa (CATSA).

We will be hosting a half-day training workshop will provide and overview of MedeA® methods and workflows for the computational prediction of materials properties and process parameters relevant to catalysis.

The workshop will be hosted by Alexander Mavromaras and Marianna Yiannourakou.

Application examples include:

What’s New in MedeA® version 2.12?

The MedeA 2.12 release represents a major step forward in the prediction of the properties relating to electron transport in solids. These new capabilities are of importance to the semiconductor industry and researchers in the field of electronic materials.

MedeA 2.12 adds capabilities for the analysis of electronic charge densities, polymer simulations and model construction. MedeA 2.12 also includes a newly developed set of VASP PAW potentials that take full advantage of recent VASP developments, especially for excited state calculations.

Join us in Warsaw

Where: ICM-Warsaw

ICM headquarter B, ul. Prosta 69, 00-838 Warszawa, floor 2, conference room 201

When: 15-16 November 2012

The unique property requirements needed when designing new materials and chemicals demand computer simulations on the atomic scale - experiment alone is simply too expensive.

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