Critical exponents for random knots

Alexander Yu Grosberg

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    Abstract

    This work addresses a simple scaling level problem. In particular, the average size of a given polymer ring of a quenched topology is estimated. The sizes of trivial and nontrivial knots are determined.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)3858-3861
    Number of pages4
    JournalPhysical Review Letters
    Volume85
    Issue number18
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Oct 30 2000

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