Course Information
Course Code PHYS 3P02
Course Title Cellular Biophysics
Description Introduction to the molecular biophysics of cellular membranes, structure and function of the major cell components (lipids, proteins and carbohydrates), experimental physical techniques, photobiology, biological electrokinetics, bioinformatics, biomechanics, and biomimetics.
Course Format Lectures, 3 hours per week; lab, alternate week, 4 hours per week.
Prerequisite(s) PHYS 1P21 or 1P91 (recommended); one of PHYS 1P22, 1P23, 1P92, 1P93 (recommended) or permission of the instructor.