PerspectiveSTATISTICAL THERMODYNAMICS

Taking a Walk on a Landscape

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  27 Jul 2001:
Vol. 293, Issue 5530, pp. 612-613
DOI: 10.1126/science.1062559

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Summary

Energy landscape theory is becoming increasingly important to explain the behavior of proteins, clusters, and glasses. In this Perspective, Brooks et al. chart recent progress in these areas spanning biology, chemistry, and physics.