Electrostatic correlations and the polyelectrolyte self energy.


We address the effects of chain connectivity on electrostaticfluctuations in polyelectrolyte solutions using a field-theoretic, renormalizedGaussian fluctuation (RGF) theory. As in simple electrolyte solutions [Z.-G. Wang,Phys. Rev. E 81, 021501 (2010)], the RGF provides a unified theory forelectrostatic fluctuations, accounting for both dielectric and… (More)
DOI: 10.1063/1.4975777


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@article{Shen2017ElectrostaticCA, title={Electrostatic correlations and the polyelectrolyte self energy.}, author={Kevin Shen and Zhen-Gang Wang}, journal={The Journal of chemical physics}, year={2017}, volume={146 8}, pages={084901} }