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Distribution of the Distance Between Receptors of Ordered Micropatterned Substrates

  • Zbigniew Domański
  • Norbert Sczygiol
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 170)

Abstract

We study the statistics of equally spaced pairs of receptors on a family of ordered flat microsubstrates whose adhesive centers form regular tessellations. We establish relationship between the symmetry of substrates and the probability density of the end-to-end polymer separation in terms of the so-called Manhattan distance.

Keywords

Distance distribution Micropatterned substrates Polymer adhesion Surface chemistry Tessellations Zigzag path statistics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of MathematicsCzestochowa University of TechnologyCzestochowaPoland
  2. 2.Institute of Computer and Information SciencesCzestochowa University of TechnologyCzestochowaPoland

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