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Advanced Biophysics



Topics covered include photo physics, protein folding, self organized systems and pattern formation, cell networks, molecular motors, gene regulation, and bioinformatics.
Study Goals: An understanding of the physical principles underlying the many facets of modern biological physics, as well as an appreciation of their biological context.

Programme form

Lectures, 2 hours a week.


Syllabus: See blackboard.

Schedule Physics Schedule

Form of examination

Two problem sets handed out during the course which will account for 30% of final grade. The remainder (70 %) will be determined by the final exam.


More information

Lecturer: Prof.dr. M. Dogterom (Marileen)

More information can be found on Blackboard.