# Transport in a molecular motor system

Michel Chipot; Stuart Hastings; David Kinderlehrer

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2010)

- Volume: 38, Issue: 6, page 1011-1034
- ISSN: 0764-583X

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topChipot, Michel, Hastings, Stuart, and Kinderlehrer, David. "Transport in a molecular motor system." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 38.6 (2010): 1011-1034. <http://eudml.org/doc/194245>.

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abstract = { Intracellular transport in eukarya is attributed to motor proteins that transduce chemical energy into directed mechanical energy. This suggests that, in nonequilibrium systems, fluctuations may be oriented or organized to do work. Here we seek to understand how this is manifested by quantitative mathematical portrayals of these systems.},

author = {Chipot, Michel, Hastings, Stuart, Kinderlehrer, David},

journal = {ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis},

keywords = {Fokker-Planck; weakly coupled system; molecular motor; Brownian rachet; transport.; nonequilibrium systems; fluctuations},

language = {eng},

month = {3},

number = {6},

pages = {1011-1034},

publisher = {EDP Sciences},

title = {Transport in a molecular motor system},

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volume = {38},

year = {2010},

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AU - Chipot, Michel

AU - Hastings, Stuart

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PB - EDP Sciences

VL - 38

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AB - Intracellular transport in eukarya is attributed to motor proteins that transduce chemical energy into directed mechanical energy. This suggests that, in nonequilibrium systems, fluctuations may be oriented or organized to do work. Here we seek to understand how this is manifested by quantitative mathematical portrayals of these systems.

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KW - Fokker-Planck; weakly coupled system; molecular motor; Brownian rachet; transport.; nonequilibrium systems; fluctuations

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