Short Courses

Gary Larson, The Far Side.

The authors of Modeling Materials, Ellad Tadmor and Ronald Miller, offer intensive short courses based on the material covered in their book. Each short course is tailored to its participants and provides them with the necessary skills to become proficient in continuum, atomistic and multiscale simulation techniques. The courses also familiarize participants with the latest efforts in standardization of atomistic simulations by the Knowledgebase of Interatomic Models (KIM) ( Each course includes a mixture of theoretical lectures and practical hands-on exercises. The cost per student depends on the location, number of participants and duration of the course. See other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below.

Please see the list of upcoming short courses below and the information on future short courses near you.

Upcoming Short Courses

No short courses are currently scheduled. If you would like to be informed of new short courses, or are interested in hosting a short course at your institution, please see the information under "A Short Course Near You" below.

A Short Course Near You

If none of the current short course offerings are convenient for you, please fill in the MM Short Course Interest Form to be informed of new courses as they are scheduled (there is no obligation). The information you provide will also be used to plan the content, format and location of short courses in the future.


For more information, please contact us.

Past Short Courses

  • Weizmann Short Course

  • Singapore Short Course

  • Erlangen Short Course

  • Short Course at Technical University Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH)

  • Short Course at Argonne National Laboratory

  • 3M Short Course

  • Shanghai Short Course

Recent Short Courses

  • ARL Short Course

  • Erlangen Short Course

  • Aachen Short Course

  • ARL Short Course