Mathematical Approaches To Biomolecular Structure And Dynamics by Jill P. MesirovMathematical Approaches To Biomolecular Structure And Dynamics by Jill P. Mesirov

Mathematical Approaches To Biomolecular Structure And Dynamics

EditorJill P. Mesirov, Klaus Schulten, De Witt Sumners

Hardcover | August 29, 1996

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Title:Mathematical Approaches To Biomolecular Structure And DynamicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:257 pagesPublished:August 29, 1996Publisher:Springer New York

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ISBN - 10:0387948384

ISBN - 13:9780387948386


Table of Contents

Contents: I. Biomolecular Topology: Tangle complexity and the topology of the chinese rings.- Lattice invariants for knots.- Topology and geometry of biopolymers.- Energy functions for knots: beginning to predict physical behavior. II. Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics: Theory: The elastic rod provides a model for DNA and its functions.- Hamiltonian formulations and symmetries in rod mechanics.- Statistical mechanics of supercoiled DNA.- Determination of the DNA helical repeat and of the structure of supercoiled DNA by cryo-electron microscopy.- Dynamics of twist and writhe and the modeling of bacterial fibers. III. Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics: Computation: Integration methods for molecular dynamics.- On the parallelization of charmm on the CM-5/5E.- Computational studies of spatially constrained DNA.- Pursuing Laplace's vision on modern computers.