Equilibrium organization, conformation, and dynamics of two polymers under box-like confinement.

@article{Polson2021EquilibriumOC,
  title={Equilibrium organization, conformation, and dynamics of two polymers under box-like confinement.},
  author={James M. Polson and Desiree A. Rehel},
  journal={Soft matter},
  year={2021}
}
Motivated by recent nanofluidics experiments, we use Brownian dynamics and Monte Carlo simulations to study the conformation, organization and dynamics of two polymer chains confined to a single box-like cavity. The polymers are modeled as flexible bead-spring chains, and the box has a square cross-section of side length L and a height that is small enough to compress the polymers in that dimension. For sufficiently large L, the system behaviour approaches that of an isolated polymer in a slit… 

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