Introduction to Biophysics


How theory and experimental techniques from physics can be used to analyze and understand biological structure and function, including chemical, mechanical, electrical, collective, and information-processing aspects. Recommended prerequisite: Biology 201L or 203L and knowledge of statistical physics by taking either Physics 363 or Chemistry 311.


Prereq: BIO 201L and Physics 363 or Chemistry 311

Curriculum Codes
  • NS
  • QS
Cross-Listed As
  • PHYSICS 414
Typically Offered
Spring Only