Phase Diagram of Flexible Polymers with Quenched Disordered Charged Monomers

@article{Rodrigues2022PhaseDO,
  title={Phase Diagram of Flexible Polymers with Quenched Disordered Charged Monomers},
  author={B. B. Rodrigues and J. C. S. Rocha and B. V. Costa},
  journal={SSRN Electronic Journal},
  year={2022}
}
Recent advances inGeneralizedEnsemble simulations andmicrocanonical analysis allowed the investigation of structural transitions in polymer models over a broad range of local bending and torsion strengths. It is reasonable to argue that electrostatic interactions play a significant role in stabilizing and mediating structural transitions in polymers. We propose a bead-spring polymer model with randomly distributed charged monomers interacting via a screened Coulomb potential. By combining the… 

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