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NERSC provides a wide variety of pre-built applications, optimized for our systems. The primary way these are provided in the NERSC environment is through modules.

Best practices

Best practices are not specific to any one application and ensure efficient use your project's allocation.


Some available applications may be present, but may not necessarily have a dedicated page on this site. Please consult the module avail command on a NERSC system to see what is available.

In addition to application specific details NERSC also provides:

Density functional theory

Molecular dynamics

Chemistry applications