@akohlmey akohlmey released this Mar 24, 2018 · 1372 commits to master since this release

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Notable new features in this release are:

  • many small bugfixes and small cleanups
  • improved formatting of the PDF manual. corrected links in USER-ATC documentation
  • improved performance when setting up simulations with a large number of MPI ranks
  • new USER-UEF package for simulating extensional flow
  • new USER-MOFF package with metal oxide force field
  • new LATTE package for coupling to LATTE tight-binding code
  • new USER-MESO package
  • new registry-dependent inter-layer potentials for graphitic and equivalent systems
  • important bugfix for reax/c and its accelerated version for specific systems like BaTiO3
  • updates for KOKKOS, KIM, USER-INTEL, USER-COLVARS, USER-CGDNA, USER-REAXC, and USER-OMP packages
  • dump style xdr made independent of deprecated RPC header files
  • consistency check on atom IDs for bonds/angles/dihedrals/impropers. No definition may contain the same atom ID twice.
  • improved error messages when using variables
  • new ExTeP and UFM pair styles, new Gromos bond style
  • performance improvement for certain manybody GPU styles through a short range neighbor list
  • new temper/npt command