15. Modeling and Simulation of Hierarchical Protein Materials

  1. Horacio D. Espinosa5 and
  2. Gang Bao6
  1. Tristan Giesa1,2,
  2. Graham Bratzel3,4 and
  3. Markus J. Buehler1

Published Online: 11 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118482568.ch15

Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers

Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers

How to Cite

Giesa, T., Bratzel, G. and Buehler, M. J. (2013) Modeling and Simulation of Hierarchical Protein Materials, in Nano and Cell Mechanics: Fundamentals and Frontiers (eds H. D. Espinosa and G. Bao), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118482568.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Northwestern University, USA

  2. 6

    Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratory for Atomistic and Molecular Mechanics, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  3. 3

    Laboratory for Atomistic and Molecular Mechanics, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 DEC 2012
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118460399

Online ISBN: 9781118482568

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Keywords:

  • hierarchical protein materials;
  • modeling;
  • computational;
  • molecular simulation;
  • mesoscale;
  • biomateriomics;
  • atomistic;
  • coarse-grained;
  • protein material;
  • abstraction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Computational and Theoretical Tools

  • Case Studies

  • Discussion and Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References