This tutorial serves as a hands-on introduction to hiPhive and provides an overview of its key features. Various topics topics are described in the advanced topics section.
The scripts and database that are required for this tutorial can be downloaded as a single zip archive. These scripts will be compatible with the latest stable release. If you want to download the scripst from the development version download this archive instead.
- Preparation of reference data
- Force constant potential construction
- Thermal properties in the harmonic approximation
- Phonon lifetimes
- Molecular dynamics simulations