Parallel SFF-SANS Study of Structure of Polydispersed Vesicular Systems

  • Maxim BashashinEmail author
  • Elena Zemlyanaya
  • Mikhail Kiselev
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11189)


One of the important trends of modern nanobiophysics is the development of the drug delivery systems on the basis unilamellar vesicles (ULVs) of phospholipids. The small angle scattering of neutrons (SANS) and of X-rays (SAXS) are well known tools for investigation of the structure of the nanosystems like ULVs. In our study, analysis of SANS/SAXS experimental data is based on the separated form factors method (SFF). Effectiveness of parallel implementation of the SFF approach on the basis of MPI-version of the local minimization procedure is investigated; the results of SFF-SANS analysis of structure of the phospholipid ULVs are presented.


Phospholipid Small angle scattering Minimization procedure Parallel algorithm 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Joint Institute for Nuclear ResearchDubnaRussia
  2. 2.Dubna State UniversityDubnaRussia

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