Physik Wintersemester 2005/2006
06355 Molecular and Cellular Biophysics: Basic Principles and Theoretical Modeling [V]
Dozent Goychuk I.
Dauer 4 SWS
Je nach Studiengang:   Studiensemester 
  Graduiertenkolleg 0
  Diplom Physik 7
Schein Nein
Termin Di, 12:30-14:00 u. Do, 10:15-11:45, 2003/HZ
Beginn 18.10.2005
  • Cell organization and molecules of life: structural properties and importance of dynamics
  • Dynamical and statistical (entropic) forces in biological media. Molecular dynamics and its visualization
  • Biochemical reactions: enzyme kinetics, stochastic (small number) effects, gene-protein circuits, genetical switches and oscillators; dynamical and stochastic modeling
  • Membrane transport on nanoscale: ion channels and transporters
  • Excitable membranes: Hodgkin-Huxley model and beyond
  • Molecular motors as macromolecular machines
  • Experiments with single molecules and their theoretical foundation
Vorkenntnisse Statistische Physik, Elektrodynamik
  • P. Nelson, Biological Physics: Energy, Information, Life (WH Freeman, New York, 2004)
  • R.J. Nossal and H. Lecar, Molecular and Cell Biophysics (Addison-Wesley, Redwood City, 1991)
  • J. Keener and J. Sneyd, Mathematical Physiology (Springer, New York, 2001)
  • B. Alberts et al., Molecular Biology of the Cell, 4th ed. (Garland Science, 2002)