2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
    Mar 08, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

BCMB 264 - Biophysical Chemistry


Emphasizes the physical chemistry of biological macromolecules- including proteins and nucleic acids. Covers the basic laws of thermodynamics, molecular thermodynamics (including aspects of modeling macromolecular structure, molecular mechanics and molecular dynamics simulations), statistical thermodynamics, physical equilibria including ligand binding, kinetics quantum mechanics and spectroscopy, and solution behavior of macromolecules. The laboratory in sillico and experimantal projects

Prerequisites: BCMB 271  and MATH 120  or MATH 124  

Anticipated Terms Offered: Offered every spring