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# Velocity Verlet algorithm

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The **Velocity Verlet algorithm**, for use in molecular dynamics, is given by ^{[1]}:

where is the position, is the velocity, is the acceleration and is the time. is known as the time step.

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**Related reading**

## External resources

- Velocity version of Verlet algorithm sample FORTRAN computer code from the book M. P. Allen and D. J. Tildesley "Computer Simulation of Liquids", Oxford University Press (1989).