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Are you ready to dive into the world of computational chemistry? This five-day course equips you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills necessary to effectively apply computational methods to create solutions in various fields of chemical research and industry, involving molecular and material sciences, such as polymers, catalysis, synthesis, energy, photochemistry, drug development, and more. 
The course is taught by world-leading experts of the TheoCheM Group at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, which has been known in the field for more than 30 years.

For more information, contact:

Dr. Lucas de Azevedo Santos,

Course Coordinator

Contact details:

  • Theoretical Foundations: understand the core principles behind computational methods.
  • Hands-on AMS Skills: master the Amsterdam Modeling Suite (AMS) software.
  • Bonding Analysis: explore methods like the Activation Strain Model (ASM) and Energy Decomposition Analysis (EDA).
  • Advanced Applications: dive into sophisticated topics—chemical bonding, reactivity, and catalysis.
  • Rational Design: Learn how to create state-of-the-art solutions using Kohn-Sham molecular orbital (KS-MO) concepts. 

Course Program

Choose your module

1-Day Course

Foundation module

Get acquainted with Amsterdam Modeling Suite (AMS) and essential concepts. 

€1500 early bird special until 01 September 2024

3-Day Course

Foundation & Professional modules

Dive deeper into Amsterdam Modeling Suite (AMS) software skills and bonding analysis. 

€3500 early bird special until 01 September 2024


5-Day Course

Foundation, Professional & Expert modules

Become an expert in computational chemistry. 

€4500 early bird special until 01 September 2024


Ready to become an expert? Sign up now!
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