Scaling for rectification of bipolar nanopores as a function of a modified Dukhin number: the case of 1:1 electrolytes

  title={Scaling for rectification of bipolar nanopores as a function of a modified Dukhin number: the case of 1:1 electrolytes},
  author={D{\'a}vid Fertig and Zs{\'o}fia Sarkadi and M'onika Valisk'o and Dezső Boda},
  journal={Molecular Simulation},
  pages={43 - 56}
ABSTRACT The scaling behaviour for the rectification of bipolar nanopores is studied using the Nernst-Planck equation coupled to the Local Equilibrium Monte Carlo method. The bipolar nanopore's wall carries σ and surface charge densities in its two half regions axially. Scaling means that the device function (rectification) depends on the system parameters (pore length, H, pore radius, R, concentration, c, voltage, U, and surface charge density, σ) via a single scaling parameter that is a… 
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