BIO-692 / 3 credits

Teacher: Shillcock Julian Charles

Language: English

Remark: Next time: Spring 2021


Summary

This course instructs students in the use of advanced computational models and simulations in cell biology. The importance of dimensionality, symmetry and conservation in models of self-assembly, membranes, and polymer/filament scaling laws reveals how cells exploit these principles in life.

Content

Keywords

Membrane, organelle, random walk, diffusion equation, simulation, biomolecular condensate, phase separation

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

BIO-205, MATH-106, PHYS-10

In the programs

  • Number of places: 20
  • Exam form: Multiple (session free)
  • Subject examined: Symmetry and Conservation in the Cell
  • Lecture: 21 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 40 Hour(s)
  • Number of places: 20
  • Exam form: Multiple (session free)
  • Subject examined: Symmetry and Conservation in the Cell
  • Lecture: 21 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 40 Hour(s)

Reference week