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Structural transitions in biomolecules - a numerical comparison of two approaches for the study of phase transitions in small systems

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Departamento de F´ısica e Matem´atica, FFCLRP Universidade de S˜ao Paulo. Avenida Bandeirantes 3900. CEP 014040-901 Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil
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Department of Physics, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931-1291, USA
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Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2002, 3(1), 17-29; https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/i3010017
Received: 22 October 2001 / Accepted: 26 January 2002 / Published: 31 January 2002
(This article belongs to the Special Issue From Nanoclusters to Proteins)
We compare two recently proposed methods for the characterization of phase transitions in small systems. The usefulness of these techniques is evaluated for the case of structural transition in alanine-based peptides. View Full-Text
Keywords: Phase transitions; Critical exponents; Partition function zeros; Helix-coil transition Phase transitions; Critical exponents; Partition function zeros; Helix-coil transition
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Alves, N.A.; Hansmann, U.H.E.; Peng, Y. Structural transitions in biomolecules - a numerical comparison of two approaches for the study of phase transitions in small systems. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2002, 3, 17-29. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/i3010017

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Alves NA, Hansmann UHE, Peng Y. Structural transitions in biomolecules - a numerical comparison of two approaches for the study of phase transitions in small systems. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2002; 3(1):17-29. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/i3010017

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Alves, Nelson A., Ulrich H.E. Hansmann, and Yong Peng. 2002. "Structural transitions in biomolecules - a numerical comparison of two approaches for the study of phase transitions in small systems" International Journal of Molecular Sciences 3, no. 1: 17-29. https://0-doi-org.brum.beds.ac.uk/10.3390/i3010017

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