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Engineering of chemical complexity

Author: Alexander S Mikhailov; G Ertl
Publisher: Singapore : World Scientific ©2013.
Series: World Scientific lecture notes in complex systems, v. 11.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This review volume, co-edited by Nobel laureate G Ertl, provides a broad overview on current studies in the understanding of design and control of complex chemical systems of various origins, on scales ranging from single molecules and nano-phenomena to macroscopic chemical reactors. Self-organizational behavior and the emergence of coherent collective dynamics in reaction-diffusion systems, reactive soft matter and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Engineering of chemical complexity.
Singapore : World Scientific c2013
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander S Mikhailov; G Ertl
ISBN: 9789814390460 9814390461
OCLC Number: 825093627
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: 1. Analysis, design and control of complex chemical systems / Alexander S. Mikhailov and Gerhard Ertl --
2. Imaging and manipulation of single molecules by scanning tunneling microscopy / Leonhard Grill --
3. Self-organization at the nanoscale in far-from-equilibrium surface reactions and copolymerizations / Pierre Gaspard --
4. Single molecule and collective dynamics of motor protein coupled with mechano-sensitive chemical reaction / Mitsuhiro Iwaki ... [et al.] --
5. Nanomotors propelled by chemical reactions / Raymond Kapral --
6. Biology of nanobots / Wentao Duan, Ryan Pavlick and Ayusman Sen --
7. Wave phenomena in reaction-diffusion systems / Oliver Steinbock and Harald Engel --
8. Self-oscillating polymer gels as smart materials / Ryo Yoshida --
9. Stochastic fluctuations and spontaneous symmetry breaking in the chemotaxis signaling system of dicyostelium cells / Tatsuo Shibata --
10. Mechanochemical oattern formation in the polarization of the one-cell C. elegans embryo / Justin S. Bois and Stephan W. Grill --
11. Synchronization of electrochemical oscillators / Mahesh Wickramasinghe and Istvan Z. Kiss --
12. Turbulence and synchrony in spatially extended electrochemical oscillators / Vladimir Garcia-Morales and Katharina Krischer --
13. Quorum sensing and synchronization in populations of coupled chemical oscillators / Annette F. Taylor, Mark R. Tinsley and Kenneth Showalter --
14. Collective decision-making and oscillatory behaviors in cell populations / Koichi Fujimoto and Satoshi Sawai --
15. Synchronization via hydrodynamic interactions / Franziska Kendelbacher and Holger Stark --
16. Emergence and selection of biomodules: steps in the assembly of a protocell / Susanna C. Manrubia and Carlos Briones --
17. From catalytic reaction networks to protocells / Kunihiko Kaneko --
18. Constructive approach towards protocells / Tadashi Sugawara, Kensuke Kurihara and Kentaro Suzuki --
19. Network reverse engineering approach in synthetic biology / Haoqian Zhang ... [et al.].
Series Title: World Scientific lecture notes in complex systems, v. 11.
Responsibility: editors, Alexander S. Mikhailov, Gerhard Ertl.

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