Exploring long-range proton conduction, the conduction mechanism and inner hydration state of protein biopolymers†

@article{Mondal2020ExploringLP,
  title={Exploring long-range proton conduction, the conduction mechanism and inner hydration state of protein biopolymers†},
  author={Somen Mondal and Y. Agam and R. Nandi and N. Amdursky},
  journal={Chemical Science},
  year={2020},
  volume={11},
  pages={3547 - 3556}
}
Proteins are the main proton mediators in various biological proton circuits. Using proteins for the formation of long-range proton conductors is offering a bioinspired approach for proton conductive polymers. One of the main challenges in the field of proton conductors is to explore the local environment within the polymers, along with deciphering the conduction mechanism. Here, we show that the protonic conductivity across a protein-based biopolymer can be hindered using straightforward… Expand
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