BB 681 - Physical Biology at Microscopic scale

Course content

Forces at microscopic Scale Effect of surrouding medium on functioning of a biological system at microscopic scale Thermal Energy at microscpic scale Diffusion, drift, dissipation and drive at microscopic scale Machines and mechanisms at microscopic scales Feedback, Switches and Oscillators at microscopic scales


Biological Physics Student Edition: Energy, Information, Life, Philip Nelson, Chiliagon Science, 2020ISBN 057868702X, 9780578687025 Physical Models of Living Systems, Philip Nelson, WH Freeman; 1st ed. 2 edition (20 December 2014) ISBN-10 : 1464140294, ISBN-13 : 978-1464140297 Physical Biology of the Cell, Rob Phillips, Jan303251 Kondev, Julie Theriot, Hernan Garcia, Jane Kondev, Garland Science; 2nd edition (21 November 2), ISBN-10 : 9780815344506, ISBN-13 : 978-0815344506 Mechanics of Motor Proteins and the Cytoskeleton, Jonathon Howard, OUP USA; 2005 edition ISBN-10 : 0878933336, ISBN-13 : 978-0878933334

Total credits : 6 - Lecture and Tutorial
Type : Department Elective
Duration : Full Semester