Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

PHYS 355 001 (CRN: 20247)

INTRO TO BIOLOGICAL PHYSICS

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL PHYSICS
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Kiang, Ching-Hwa
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR BRK 103 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 49
Section Enrolled: 26
Enrollment data as of: 6-DEC-2021 8:03AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
3-MAY-2020  
2:00PM - 5:00PM U TBA TBA
 
Description: Definition and basic concepts of biological physics. Proteins and nucleic acids. Diffusion and random walks and their application to biological systems. Biological motors and membranes. Folding of biomolecules. Gene regulation. Modern techniques and their applications to biomolecules.