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Description Static VASP pseudpotential GGA-PBE DFT calculation of the potential energy and atomic forces acting on a randomly perturbed 2-atom bcc unit cell of silicon atoms (this should correspond to the unrelaxed configuration used in KIM Tests TriclinicPBCEnergyAndForces_bcc_2atom_Si__TE_460626298310_000 and TriclinicPBCEnergyAndForces_bcc_2atom_Si__TE_460626298310_001). A plane-wave basis with an energy cutoff of 250 eV was used. A 11 x 11 x 11 gamma-centered Monkhorst-Pack k-point mesh was used (generating a total of 666 irredundant k-points).
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This Reference Data originally published in [1-7] is archived in OpenKIM [8-10].

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[9] Tadmor EB, Elliott RS, Sethna JP, Miller RE, Becker CA. The potential of atomistic simulations and the Knowledgebase of Interatomic Models. JOM. 2011;63(7):17. doi:10.1007/s11837-011-0102-6

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