CHEM 417 - Dynamical Processes in Biophysics
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Chemistry (CHEM)
Department: LSA Chemistry
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Enforced Prerequisites:
MATH 216 or 256 or 286 or 296 or 316; and BIOPHYS 370 or PHYSICS 340 or PHYSICS 360 or PHYSICS 370 or CHEM 463 or CHEM 370.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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The physical basis of diffusive processes in biology and biochemistry, and optical spectroscopic means for measuring its rates. Topics include: membrane electrical potentials, nerve impulses, synaptic transmission, the physics of chemoreception by cells, motion and reaction kinetics of membrane components, optical microscopy, visible and UV light absorption, fluorescence and phosphorescence, quasielastic light scattering, mathematics of random fluctuations, and chaotic processes in biology.

CHEM 417 - Dynamical Processes in Biophysics
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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