Based on what we learned in FLP-1 we will discuss the rest of Nelson’s book:
Entropy, temperature and free energy (a recap)
Chemical forces and self assembly
Cooperative transitions in macromolecules
Enzymes and molecular machines
Molecular machines in membranes
For those who did not follow FLP-1: work through chaps. 1-7 by yourself.
Lectures and exercises (2-4 hours/week)
Homework: weekly (‘Beenakker formule’)
Philip Nelson, Biological Physics
Written, open book.
Please view the Exam Schedule.
Elementaire wis- en natuurkunde, Fysica van Levensprocessen 1 desirable.
Contact details lecturer: Prof.dr. Th. Schmidt (Thomas)
More information will be available on Blackboard