BIOPHYS 433 - Biocomplexity
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Biophysics (BIOPHYS)
Department: LSA Biophysics
Requirements & Distribution:
Enforced Prerequisites:
CHEM 417, or PHYSICS 417 or 406; or graduate standing.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Rackham Information:
Rackham credit requires additional work.
Primary Instructor:

This elective course for biophysics and physics concentrators explores concepts of nonlinear dynamics in biological systems. It covers fixed points, logistic maps, chaotic oscillators, waves in excitable media and spatiotemporal pattern formation in biological systems ranging from cells to organs such as the brain and populations.

Intended audience: Biophysics and Physics concentrators typically at the senior level.

Course Requirements: Examinations and homework assignments.

Class Format: Three hours per week in lecture format.

BIOPHYS 433 - Biocomplexity
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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