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** Re^3: 3 State conical intersection **
Alex Granovsky

gran@classic.chem.msu.su

Hi,This will not work. CI optimization will reach a point where state 2

and state 3 become quasi-degenerated and then start oscillating

between points where the third state corresponds either to the

diabatic state #2 or to the diabatic state #3

Kind regards,

Alex Granovsky

On Fri Feb 27 '15 7:47am, Abhineet Agarwal wrote

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>Hi,

>Using the current code, I had hoped to find it out using istate=1 and jstate=3 as we would be trying to optimize the energy difference between these two states, wouldn't that help me to solve the problem. And if it does, I haven't been successful to locate a stationary point in 2000 or 3000 stationary point locations.

>The input parameters I have used are

> $CONTRL SCFTYP=mcscf RUNTYP=optimize inttyp=hondo

> NZVAR=1 MAXIT=200 fstint=.t. gencon=.t.

> EXETYP=run d5=.t. icut=11

> $END

> $moorth nostf=1 nozero=1 tole=0 tolz=0 $end

> $SYSTEM TIMLIM=5000000 mwords=250

> nojac=1 kdiag=0 $END

> $STATPT NSTEP=2000 METHOD=conic

> hssend=.t. $END

> $SCF dirscf=.F. diis=.T. soscf=.F. shift=.F.

> $end

> $BASIS GBASIS=N31 NGAUSS=6 ndfunc=1 $END

> $GUESS GUESS=MOREAD NORB=21 $END

> $MCSCF NUMFO=20 MAXIT=200 CISTEP=GUGA

> soscf=.t. fullnr=.f. istate=1 fors=.t.

> acurcy=5d-8 engtol=5d-13 micit=20 $END

> $p2p p2p=.t. dlb=.t. $END

> $smp csmtx=.t. call64=1 $end

> $DRT NMCC=17 NDOC=2 NVAL=2 FORS=.t. $END

> $GUGDIA nstate=3 itermx=2200 $END

> $GUGDM2 wstate(1)=1,1,1 $END

> $gugem pack2=.t. $end

> $trans cuttrf=1d-12 mptran=2 dirtrf=.t. aoints=dist altpar=.t. mode=111 $END

> $mcaver jstate=3 conic=2 multiw=.t. $end

>

>On Fri Feb 27 '15 2:54am, Alex Granovsky wrote

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>>On Wed Feb 25 '15 2:32pm, Abhineet Agarwal wrote

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>>>Hi,

>>>I have started using Firefly a few months back. I know how to calculate conical intersection between two PES. But, I wanted to know if we could calculate conical intersection between 3 PES using firefly.

>>>

>>Hi,

>>there is no specific code for this purpose in current Firefly.

>>Most likely this feature will be implemented in one of future

>>releases.

>>Kind regards,

>>Alex Granovsky

>>

Tue Mar 10 '15 3:09am

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