Fall 2019 - PHYS 833 G100
Biological Physics Laboratory (3)
Class Number: 1179
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Tu, Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SSCP 9413, Burnaby
1 778 782-5767
Prerequisites:PHYS 231 or MBB 309W; PHYS 347 or 344 or MBB 323 or CHEM 360; or permission of the department.
Experiments in biological and soft condensed matter physics including investigation of Brownian motion, molecular order and biophysical forces using techniques such as optical trapping, NMR, spectroscopy and x-ray diffraction. Attention will also be given to more general skills, including experimental design, operating and troubleshooting experimental equipment, data analysis, and the presentation of experimental results.
Tu 1:30 pm - 2:20 PM Lecture - P8446, Burnaby
Thu: 1:30 pm - 2:20 PM Tutorial - P8446, Burnaby
Tu/Th 2:30 pm - 5:20 pm Laboratory - P9413, Burnaby
- Lab Performance 40%
- Writing Assignments 20%
- Quizzes 10%
- Formal Report 30%
MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:
Measurements and their Uncertainties: A practical guide to modern error analysis
Authors: Ifan Hughes and Thomas Hase
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