Dynamical properties of phospholipid bilayers from computer simulation.

@article{Essmann1999DynamicalPO,
  title={Dynamical properties of phospholipid bilayers from computer simulation.},
  author={Ulrich Essmann and Max L. Berkowitz},
  journal={Biophysical journal},
  year={1999},
  volume={76 4},
  pages={2081-9}
}
We present the results of a 10-ns molecular dynamics simulation of a dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine/water system. The main emphasis of the present study is on the investigation of the stability over a long time and the dynamic properties of the water/membrane system. The motion of the lipid molecules is characterized by the center of mass movement and the displacement of individual atom groups. Because of the slow movement of the headgroup atoms, their contributions to the dipole potential vary… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 25 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 references

Characterization of the subtransition of hydrated dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine bilayers

M. J. Ruocco, G. G. Shipley
1982
View 2 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Time-dependent properties of condensed media

B. J. Berne
1971
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Atomic-scale molecular dynamics simulations of lipid membranes

D. J. 1331235–270. Tobias, K. Tu, M. L. Klein
1997
View 1 Excerpt

Molecular dynamics study of a lipid bilayer: convergence, structure and long-time dynamics

W. 723111–3113. Shinoda, N. Namiki, S. Okazaki
J. Chem. Phys • 1997
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…