The phase diagram and critical behavior of a simple toy model for DNA zipping/unzipping are examined in the framework of the Bethe approximation. The effects of solvent quality are included and found to lead to a variety of different thermodynamic behaviors.
|Journal||Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics|
|Publication status||Published - 8 May 2009|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
- Statistics and Probability
- Condensed Matter Physics