An efficient dissipative particle dynamics-based algorithm for simulating electrolyte solutions.

  title={An efficient dissipative particle dynamics-based algorithm for simulating electrolyte solutions.},
  author={Stefan Medina and Jiajia Zhou and Zhen‐Gang Wang and Friederike Schmid},
  journal={The Journal of chemical physics},
  volume={142 2},
We propose an efficient simulation algorithm based on the dissipative particle dynamics (DPD) method for studying electrohydrodynamic phenomena in electrolyte fluids. The fluid flow is mimicked with DPD particles while the evolution of the concentration of the ionic species is described using Brownian pseudo particles. The method is designed especially for systems with high salt concentrations, as explicit treatment of the salt ions becomes computationally expensive. For illustration, we apply… 
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