Development

GROMACS is a team effort with contributions from several current and former developers all over world!

Want to contribute to this Open Source community? You are super welcome! Whether you’re a beginner or an expert software developer, we can fix you! Drop an email to anyone of us with your ideas/intentions and we’ll get back to you.

To know how to contribute see developer guide and to learn how to contribute go to the contribute to GROMACS page. To get involved, subscribe to the Developer Discussion Forum. Every second Wednesday we have a GROMACS developer videoconference, to get the announcement to enrol to Developer Discussion Forum.

Developers

GROMACS was first developed in Herman Berendsen’s group, department of Biophysical Chemistry of Groningen University, and now lead in Stockholm from the Science for Life Laboratory.

Project leaders

  • Paul Bauer (KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, SE)

  • Berk Hess (KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, SE)

  • Erik Lindahl (Stockholm University and KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, SE)

Development manager

  • Paul Bauer (KTH-Royal Institute of Technology, SE)

Current contributors

Mark Abraham, Andrey Alekseenko, Cathrine Bergh, Christian Blau, Eliane Briand, Kevin Boyd, Oliver Fleetwood, Stefan Fleischmann, Vytas Gapsys, Gaurav Garg, Gilles Gouaillardet, Alan Gray, Victor Holanda, M. Eric Irrgang, Joe Jordan, Christoph Junghans, Prashanth Kanduri, Sebastian Kehl, Sebastian Keller, Carsten Kutzner, Magnus Lundborg, Pascal Merz, Dmitry Morozov, Szilard Pall, Roland Schulz, Michael Shirts, David van der Spoel, Sebastian Wingbermuehle, Artem Zhmurov.

Previous contributors

Emile Apol, Rossen Apostolov, James Barnett, Herman J.C. Berendsen, Par Bjelkmar, Viacheslav Bolnykh, Aldert van Buuren, Carlo Camilloni, Rudi van Drunen, Anton Feenstra, Gerrit Groenhof, Bert de Groot, Anca Hamuraru, Vincent Hindriksen, Aleksei Iupinov, Dimitrios Karkoulis, Peter Kasson, Jiri Kraus, Per Larsson, Justin A. Lemkul, Viveca Lindahl, Erik Marklund, Pieter Meulenhoff, Vedran Miletic, Teemu Murtola, Sander Pronk, Alexey Shvetsov, Alfons Sijbers, Peter Tieleman, Jon Vincent, Teemu Virolainen, Christian Wennberg, Maarten Wolf.