[ 665PBDAPHYV16 ] VL Physics for Molecular Biosciences

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year (*)Biophysik Martin Kaltenbrunner 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Bachelor's programme Molecular Biosciences 2018W
Objectives Introductory physics for molecular biosciences
  • Introduction to probability and statistics
  • Introduction to thermodynamics, with special emphasis on energy and entropy of different thermodynamic systems (polymer chains, ideal gas, Carnot process, van der Waals gas), mixtures of fluids and thermal conductivity.
Criteria for evaluation written examination with 100 % exercises
Methods The lecture consists of working out the basic principles of physics with applications in thermodynamic model systems
Language German
Changing subject? No
Further information The basic principles worked out in the lecture are deepened by independent solution of problems.
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
665PHBPPHYV11: VL Physics for Molecular Biosciences (2011W-2016S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment