Biophysics [E-Book] : A Student's Guide to the Physics of the Life Sciences and Medicine / by William C. Parke.
Parke, William C., (author)
1st edition 2020.
Cham : Springer, 2020
XVIII, 695 pages 148 illustrations, 90 illustrations in color (online resource)
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Table of Contents:
  • Chapter1: Introduction: The Nature of Biophysics
  • Chapter2: The Kinds of Ordinary Materials
  • Chapter3: Mechanical Aspects of Biosystems
  • Chapter4: Fluid Mechanics Applied to Biosystems
  • Chapter5: Acoustics in Biology and Medicine
  • Chapter6: Electric and Magnetic Fields in Life
  • Chapter7: Light in Biology and Medicine
  • Chapter8: Ionizing Radiation and Life
  • Chapter9: Bioenergetics
  • Chapter10: The Statistical Basis of Bioenergetics
  • Chapter11: Biomolecular Structure and Interactions
  • Chapter12: Entropy and Information in Biology
  • Chapter13: Modeling Biological Systems
  • Chapter14: Neural Networks and Brains
  • Chapter15: Ordering Theory
  • Chapter16: Energy Flow in the Production of Order
  • Chapter17: Life in the Universe
  • Chapter18: Future Developments.