Physics 174 Schedule
Unless stated otherwise, all classes are on Tuesdays from 1:25-2:40 pm in Room 144 of the Biology building.
Introduction and discussion about what is biophysics, and why it is an exciting interdisciplinary frontier of biology and physics.
Professor Greg Field
, understanding the retina through an massive array of electrodes
Professor Miguel Nicolelis
, brain-machine interfaces with applications to neuroprosthetics.
Professor Laura Miller
, swimming, flying, pumping, and fluid dynamics.
Professor Warren Warren
, Design and application of lasers to medical problems.
Professor Anita Layton
, Mathematcal physiology applied to kidneys
Oct 11 No class, fall break
Professor Nick Buchler
, bistability and clocks related to gene regulatory networks
Prof. Al Johnson
, advanced magnetic resonance imaging methods and applications to brain connectomics.
Professor Brent Hoffman
, molecular tools for measuring molecular forces
Lecture by Prof. Greenside on scaling
Lecture by Prof. Mercer on diffusion
Lecture by Prof Greenside on deducing macroscopic properties from microscopic properties via partition functions (Prof. Greenside)
Student group presentations
Student group presentations, final class
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