Greener Journal of Biological Sciences Vol. 3 (5), pp. 187-191, July 2013.
© 2011 Greener Journals
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. 2 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
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