PHYS 329 Statistical Physics with Biophysical Applications (3 credits)

Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Physics : This interdisciplinary course introduces Statistical Physics illustrated with modern biophysical applications. Principles covered include partition functions, Boltzmann distribution, bosons, fermions, Bose Einstein condensates, Ferni gases, chemical potential, thermodynamical forces, biochemical kinetics, and an introduction to noise and phase transitions in biology.

Terms: Winter 2019

Instructors: Sabrina Leslie (Winter)