The General Atomic and Molecular Electronic Structure System (GAMESS)
is a general ab initio quantum chemistry package.

GAMESS is maintained by the members of the Gordon research group at Iowa State University.

MSG-65 symposium, Maui Prince Hotel, 15-18 January 2007. For the TCA special issue from the meeting, click here.

Jan Jensen's blog on GAMESS usage (especially on desktop platforms):

A simple batch job manager for desktop platforms named GamessQ

is available for OS X, Windows, or Linux desktops

An independent Google Groups discussion forum exists for GAMESS users.

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