Multiscale modeling of binary polymer mixtures: Scale bridging in the athermal and thermal regime.

  title={Multiscale modeling of binary polymer mixtures: Scale bridging in the athermal and thermal regime.},
  author={James McCarty and Marina G Guenza},
  journal={The Journal of chemical physics},
  volume={133 9},
Obtaining a rigorous and reliable method for linking computer simulations of polymer blends and composites at different length scales of interest is a highly desirable goal in soft matter physics. In this paper a multiscale modeling procedure is presented for the efficient calculation of the static structural properties of binary homopolymer blends. The procedure combines computer simulations of polymer chains on two different length scales, using a united atom representation for the finer… 

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