Inverse optimization techniques for targeted self-assembly

@article{Torquato2008InverseOT,
  title={Inverse optimization techniques for targeted self-assembly},
  author={Salvatore Torquato},
  journal={Soft Matter},
  year={2008},
  volume={5},
  pages={1157-1173}
}
  • S. Torquato
  • Published 2008
  • Computer Science, Physics
  • Soft Matter
This article reviews recent inverse statistical-mechanical methodologies that we have devised to optimize interaction potentials in soft matter systems that correspond to stable “target” structures. We are interested in finding the interaction potential, not necessarily pairwise additive or spherically symmetric, that stabilizes a targeted many-body system by generally incorporating complete configurational information. Unlike previous work, our primary interest is in the possible many-body… Expand

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