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Disordered systems and biological models

Workshop on Disordered Systems and Biological Modelling (1st 1987 BogotaМЃ, Colombia)

Disordered systems and biological models

proceedings of the Workshop on Disordered Systems and Biological Modelling, Bogota, Colombia, September 7-18, 1987

by Workshop on Disordered Systems and Biological Modelling (1st 1987 BogotaМЃ, Colombia)

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Published by World Scientific in Singapore, New Jersey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biological systems -- Congresses.,
  • Biological models -- Congresses.,
  • Order-disorder models -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by L. Peliti.
    SeriesCIF series -- vol. 14.
    ContributionsPeliti, L. 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH313 .W67 1987, QH313 .W67 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 200 p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17990853M
    ISBN 109971509482
    LC Control Number89009098

    Active matter is composed of large numbers of active "agents", each of which consumes energy in order to move or to exert mechanical forces. Such systems are intrinsically out of thermal thermal systems relaxing towards equilibrium and systems with boundary conditions imposing steady currents, active matter systems break time reversal symmetry Animal migration: Animal migration, altitudinal, . which these models are formulated. It asks for a synergy of many different dis-ciplines, from the mathematical theory of dynamical systems over the theory of stochastic processes to the statistical physics of disordered systems. This book gives a comprehensive introduction to the newly emerging field of anomalous transport. Intrinsically disordered proteins (IDPs) are broadly defined as protein regions that do not cooperatively fold into a spatially or temporally stable structure. Recent research strongly supports the hypothesis that a conserved functional role for structural disorder renders IDPs uniquely capable of functioning in biological processes such as cellular signaling and by:


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Description; Chapters; Supplementary; This workshop brought together several distinguished researchers who represented different lines of research. The following were discussed: A general mathematical theory of the complexity of neural network models (seen as a particular case of automata networks), the relevance of automata networks to theoretical.

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Vichniac G.Y. () Cellular Automata Models of Disorder And Organization. In: Bienenstock E., Soulié F.F., Weisbuch G. (eds) Disordered Systems and Biological Organization.

NATO ASI Series (Series F: Computer and Systems Sciences), vol Cited by: The NATO workshop on Disordered Systems and Biological Organization was attended, in marchby 65 scientists representing a large variety of fields: Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics and Bio.

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It was the purpose of this interdisciplinary workshop to. "Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Disordered Systems and Biological Organization held at Les Houches, February March 8, "--Title page verso. Description: xxi, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm.

This book is a compilation of the presentations given at the Fourth International Symposium on Fractals in Biology and Medicine held in Ascona, Switzerland on - th 13 March and was dedicated to Professor Benoît Mandelbrot in honour of his 80 birthday.

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IDRs enable a wide variety of biological processes via mechanisms that are distinct from their structured counterparts.

Broad analysis relating protein function to intrinsic disorder reveals a central role for IDRs in molecular recognition and cellularstructured and disordered regions work in concert, as in the case of the lac by: 1.

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We consider the organizational origins of symmetry and find that growth with preferential Cited by: 8. 92 CHAPTER 4 LINEAR MODELS OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS 2 1 -1 7 0 5 6 - 7 ooi 31 31 () Let us generalize the sequence of matrix operations performed under Gaussian elimi- nation.

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We also acknowledge previous National Science Foundation support under grant numbers. Fractals and Disordered System. Diffusion and reactions in fractals and disordered systems / There exists a large variety of percolation models.

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Structural disorder in proteins arises from a complex interplay between weak hydrophobicity and unfavorable electrostatic interactions. The extent to which the hydrophobic effect contributes to the unique and compact native state of proteins is, however, confounded by large compensation between multiple entropic and energetic terms.

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A practice-oriented survey of techniques for computational modeling and simulation suitable for a broad range of biological problems. There are many excellent computational biology resources now available for learning about methods that have been developed to address specific biological systems, but comparatively little attention has been paid to training aspiring computational.

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Homology Modeling: Generating Structural Models to Understand Protein Function and Mechanism Srinivas Ramachandran, Nikolay V. Dokholyan. Quantum Mechanical Insights into Biological Processes at the Electronic LevelBook Edition: For details on diffusion and reactions in fractals and disordered Systems, we refer the reader to the text [14].

Using the Riemann-Liouville fractional operator, the unsteady axial Couette flow of. This chapter discusses the effects of disorder in fermionic systems, including Anderson localization. There are important differences for the disorder effects between the one-dimensional world, where localization occurs because electrons bump back and forth between impurities, and the higher dimensional world, where Anderson's localization is a rather subtle interference.

This volume introduces readers to the world of disordered systems and to some of the remarkable probabilistic techniques developed in the field. The author explores in depth a class of directed polymer models to which much attention has been devoted in the last 25 years, in particular in the fields of physical and biological sciences.

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Biological Systems. Biomedical research has generated a vast amount of experimental data that can reveal reaction pathways, molecular transport, and population dynamics.

Along with experimental data, there is also a growing repository of models that can be used to interpret and refine understanding of biological systems. Many proteins or their regions known as intrinsically disordered proteins (IDPs) and intrinsically disordered regions (IDRs) lack unique 3D structure in their native states under physiological conditions yet fulfill key biological functions.

Earlier bioinformatics studies showed that IDPs and IDRs are highly abundant in different proteomes and carry out mostly regulatory Cited by: Language: English ISBN:LCCN: MeSH: Mathematics*; Models, Neurological* Publication Type(s): Congresses Notes: "Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Disordered Systems and Biological Organization held at Les Houches, February March 8, "--T.p.

verso. NLM ID: [Book]. Dielectric Relaxation in Biological Systems Physical Principles, Methods, and Applications Edited by Valerica Raicu and Yuri Feldman. Comprehensive and self-contained study of dielectric properties of biological systems.

Integrates theory with experimental methods and applications. Authoritative contributions from renowned experts in the field. The book’s clear introduction to the whole set of problems at the physical level helps readers feel comfortable with various complex mathematical models of disordered systems.

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Intrinsically Disordered Proteins: Dynamics, Binding, and Function thoroughly examines and ties together the fundamental biochemical functions of intrinsically disordered proteins (IDPs) and intrinsically disordered regions (IDRs), including signaling, binding, and regulation, with the methodology for study and the associated pathways for drug design and therapeutic intervention.

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