This page contains descriptions and links for all of the tutorial videos we have produced. We’ve organized them into series reflecting the target user’s experience level.
All of our videos are on our YouTube channel. The descriptions on that site contain detailed tables of contents for each video, including section timestamps.
Check back regularly as we add new content often. We always announce new videos on our LinkedIn blog and our Twitter feed.
GaussView 6 Essentials
These videos cover GaussView 6’s most commonly-needed features in under an hour total. The first three videos are best viewed in order. They are all recommended for new to intermediate GaussView users.
1: Building Molecules
2: Running Jobs
3: Visualizing Results
4: 3D Results Visualization
5: Working with Spectra
|Demonstrates the basics of building molecules in GaussView:
Setting angles between fragments
Docking two structures
|Discusses setting up and running Gaussian jobs with GaussView:
Opt and Opt+Freq
Modeling in Solution
|Covers examining basic results from Gaussian calculations:
Atom and bond properties
Anharmonic vibrational analysis
|Demonstrates visualizing MOs, surfaces and other volumetric data:
Generating and viewing contours
Working with multiple MOs
Viewing the solvation cavity
|Illustrates how to view and customize predicted spectra:
IR and Raman spectra
Optical rotatory dispersion results
NMR spectra and chemical shifts
GaussView 6 Basics
The videos in this series are for beginning users of GaussView. They cover very basic concepts and operations with the application. The videos can be viewed in any order.
Getting Started with GV6
Selecting Atoms in GaussView
Gaussian Calculation Setup
|Introduces the fundamentals of using GaussView 6:
The Main Window & Toolbar
Using the Mouse
Modifying the Display
|Discusses methods for selecting atoms in GaussView 6:
Using the Mouse
The Atom Selection Editor
Selecting by PDB Residue
The Atom List Editor
|Discusses the controls in the Gaussian Calculation Setup dialog, including all of its various panels and buttons. You will learn how to set up any type of Gaussian calculation you desire, including specifying additional input sections that may be required.|
Gaussian 16 & GaussView 6 Special Topics
The videos in this series are for intermediate to advanced users of Gaussian and GaussView. Each one focuses on a specific Gaussian capability and the GaussView features that support it. These videos may be viewed in any order.
Calculation Defaults & Schemes
|Describes convenience features for G16 job setup:
Setting Calculation Defaults
Defining Calculation Schemes
Using Quick Launch
Last updated: 17 August 2018.