OpenMM: A Hardware Independent Framework for Molecular Simulations

Comput Sci Eng. 2015 Jul 1;12(4):34-39. doi: 10.1109/MCSE.2010.27.


The wide diversity of computer architectures today requires a new approach to software development. OpenMM is a framework for molecular mechanics simulations, allowing a single program to run efficiently on a variety of hardware platforms.

Keywords: Abstraction Layer; Graphics Processing Unit; Molecular Simulation.