Polymer and Cell Dynamics

Multiscale Modeling and Numerical Simulations

ISBN: 978-3-0348-9417-3 (Print) 978-3-0348-8043-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Molecular Dynamics and Protein Configuration

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-5

      Introduction to Part I

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      Pages 7-17

      Molecular Dynamics Studies of Micelle and Capsid Self-assembly

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      Pages 19-27

      A Functional Study on Saposin B and C Using Experimentally Validated Models

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      Pages 29-42

      A Review of the Morph Server and the Macromolecular Motions Database: A Standardized System for Analyzing and Visualizing Macromolecular Motions in a Database Framework

  3. Polymer Dynamics and Cell Motility

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-43

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      Pages 45-48

      Introduction to Part II

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      Pages 49-68

      Brownian Dynamics of Flexible Polymers in Flow

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      Pages 69-74

      A Microscopic Model for the Dynamics of Actin Filaments in Motility Assays and its Numerical Simulation

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      Pages 75-89

      Multiparticle Modeling of Actin-Myosin Networks: From Molecular Interactions to Cell Motility

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      Pages 91-112

      Analysis of Cell Motility Combining Cytomechanical Model Simulations and an Optical Flow Method

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      Pages 113-124

      Micropipet Aspiration of the Human Neutrophil

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      Pages 125-138

      Physical-object-oriented 3D Simulations of Cell Deformations and Migration

  4. Multicellular Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Pages 141-144

      Introduction to Part III

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      Pages 145-154

      Computational Modeling of Blood Clotting: Coagulation and Three-dimensional Platelet Aggregation

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      Pages 155-167

      Space- and Time-resolved Simulations of Processes in Biofilm Systems on a Microscale

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      Pages 169-203

      On Selected Individual-based Approaches to the Dynamics in Multicellular Systems

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      Pages 205-219

      Individual-based Models of Cohort Migration in Cell Cultures

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      Pages 221-241

      Interactive Movement, Aggregation, and Swarm Dynamics

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      Pages 243-250

      A Discrete-cell Model of Tissue-equivalent Compaction

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      Pages 251-259

      A Hybrid Discrete-continuum Technique for Individual-based Migration Models

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      Pages 261-279

      Application of the Hybrid Discrete-continuum Technique

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 281-308