Help finding tutorials

jadefox337 jadef... at
Mon Jul 11 18:32:16 UTC 2011

Hi Stephen,

I have stumbled upon a bunch of useful tutorials of cp2k at:

It is a bit hard to come by documentation for this package, which is
unfortunate, but this group is quite helpful in many cases.  I am sure
you will get help with input file samples from the group.


On Jul 6, 6:45 pm, "stephen.jensen" <stephen... at> wrote:
> Hi Everyone,
> I am new to CP2K but a seasoned VASP user and I am looking at
> switching.  I want to go through some tutorials so I can double check
> my compilation and familiarize myself with the formatting.  I read
> that the exercises files for the first tutorial won't be posted
> because the 2nd tutorial was going to be instead.  I can't seem to
> find where I can download them though and the hands on pdfs seem to be
> missing.
> I see that I can download a group of files from the google groups but
> I don't see any documentation for it.  I'd like to eventually use
> plane wave DFT for molecules on surfaces.   (I use PAW
> pseudopotentials, GGA functionals, NEB, and dispersion correction
> would be nice too.)
> Thank you so much for your help!
> Stephen

More information about the CP2K-user mailing list