Greener Journal of Biological Sciences

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Greener Journal of  Biological Sciences Vol. 3 (5), pp. 187-191, July 2013.

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Research Paper

Manuscript Number: 051613617

 

Calculating the Specific Heat of DNA by using Phononic Model

 

Alireza Sepehri*1, Somayyeh Shoorvazi 2,

Aliakbar Moradi Marjaneh3 

 

1Faculty of Physics, Shahid Bahonar University, P.O. Box 76175, Kerman, Iran. Islamic Azad University, Neyshabur branch, Neyshabur, Iran. 3Department of Physics, Islamic Azad University, Quchan Branch, 

94791-76135, Quchan, Iran.

 

Email: S.Shoorvazi14 @ gmail. com

 

*Corresponding Author’s Email: A.Sepehri14 @ gmail. com


Abstract:

In this research,a new model for calculating the specific heat of DNA by using phononic theory is proposed.It is found that this model is consistent with previous results. 
PACS: 63.20.D, 63.22.Rc, 03.65.-w, 87.50.-a

Keywords: DNA; Phonon; Heat

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