TITLE

Semiflexible chains under tension

AUTHOR(S)
Ha, B.-Y.; Thirumalai, D.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;3/8/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 10, p4243
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use of a functional integral formalism to derive the extension of a stiff chain subject to an external force. Calculation of force versus extension curves; Reproduction of experimental results for DNA that is subject to a constant force; Treatment of problems of semiflexible chain in a nematic field.
ACCESSION #
4171637

 

Related Articles

  • Statistics of wormlike chains. I. Properties of a single chain. Zhao, S. R.; Sun, C. P. // Journal of Chemical Physics;2/8/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 6, p2520 

    Discusses the use of functional integrals in quasimomentum space or normal mode analysis to study configurational statistics of wormlike chains (WLC) and properties of WLC in an external field. Difference between correlation functions and end to end distance distribution functions; Exhibition...

  • Towards microbial data integration. Larsen, N; Overbeek, R; Pramanik, S; Schmidt, T M; Selkov, E E; Strunk, O; Tiedje, J M; Urbance, J W // Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology;Jan97, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p68 

    There are currently 100-200 microbiology-related databases in existence, although it is impossible to find answers to queries that span even a few of these. The Center for Microbial Ecology (CME) at Michigan State University seeks to change this situation by coordinating the creation of an...

  • A new perspective on functional integration. Cartier, Pierre; DeWitt-Morette, Cecile // Journal of Mathematical Physics;May95, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p2237 

    Discusses the different applications of functional integration. Importance of the domain of integration; Definition of an integral in an infinite number of variables; Functional operator for point-transformations.

  • Functional integration. Cartier, Pierre; DeWitt-Morette, Cécile // Journal of Mathematical Physics;Jun2000, Vol. 41 Issue 6 

    Three approaches to functional integration are compared: Feynman's definition and the Feynman-Kac formula, Bryce DeWitt's formalism, and the authors' axiomatic scheme. They serve to highlight the evolution of functional integration in the second half of the twentieth century. © 2000 American...

  • Erratum: Functional integrals for spin-Bose systems [J. Math. Phys. 27, 221 (1986)]. Papadopoulos, G. J. // Journal of Mathematical Physics;May86, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p1492 

    Presents a correction to the study 'Functional integrals for spin-Bose systems,' published in a 1986 issue of the 'Journal of Mathematical Physics.'

  • Are you marketing your integrated delivery system? Maybe you shouldn't be. Sherer, Jill L. // Healthcare Executive;Jan/Feb1998, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p10 

    Presents information on marketing while focusing on integration as it relates to health care organizations. Comments from Keith Lundquist, vice president of marketing and strategic planning at Via Christi Regional Medical Center in Wichita Kansas; Indepth look at integration; Information on...

  • 15 integration challenges. Nilson, Julie T. // Healthcare Executive;Jan/Feb1998, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p21 

    Presents information on health care while focusing on the challenges of integration. List of tips which would help you smooth the transition for integration delivery.

  • Planning and Support of Top Brass Smooth the Way to Centralization. Yaeger, Cheryl // American Banker;1/17/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 12, p7 

    Focuses on the benefits of consolidation in banking support functions. Objectives behind consolidation of banking functions; Assurance of controlled environment for making credit decisions; Requirements of planning for consolidation; Need for the evaluation of training; Management of resistance...

  • PC Coordination Tools Help Key. Bills, Steve // American Banker;2/18/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 32, p8 

    Reports on the integration of personal computers used in KeyCorp. Benefits of the integration for the company; Factors responsible for the integration; Infrastructure of KeyCorp, as of February 18, 2003.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics