Entropic Analysis of Protein Oscillations through Langevin Equations & Fokker-Planck Equations

Garrett Baughman, Preet Sharma


Background: Protein oscillations have been one of the major highlights in the field of biophysics and bio-molecules. These oscillations can give us insights into complex bio-molecules and reveal their nature at a very fundamental level. They can also show us the dynamics involved in the functioning of bio-molecules through the nature of these oscillations. Method/Objective: In this article, we have described the basics of protein oscillations, giving a very fundamental approach to the physics of oscillations. We have also described some bio-systems in which protein oscillations play a vital role. In this article, we have used the Langevin equations and Fokker-Planck equations to describe the oscillation dynamics of proteins. Findings:Finally, we have shown the trend of an increase in the entropy of the oscillations by involving a perturbation term in the regular nature of oscillations. The entropy of protein oscillations is very important in understanding protein dynamics.


Doi: 10.28991/HEF-SP2022-01-05

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Langevin Equations; Fokker-Plack Equations; Entropy; Proteins; Oscillation.


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