PHYSIC 3511, Biological Physics, Final Exam, Wednesday April 12, 2017

EXAM TOPICS
TOPIC 1: Protein Thermodynamics, Levinthal's Paradox, and Folding Funnel
READ Class Note
Study ASSIGNMENT 5 Download PDF of Hint on Assignment 5

TOPIC 2: Osmosis, Osmotic Flow, Buoyant Force (Archimedes Principle)
Read Phillip Nelson, "Biological Physics", Section 7.1 (Entropic Force), Section 7.2 (Osmotic Pressure), Section 7.3 (Osmotic Flow).
ASSIGNMENT 6 Download PDF of Hint on Assignment 6

TOPIC 3: Fluid Flow, Ideal Fluid, Newtonian Fluid, Contiunuity Equation, Poiseuille's Law, Blood Flow
Read Handout from Textbook on Fluid Dynamics (flow)
ASSIGNMENT 7 Download PDF of Hint on Assignment 7

TOPIC 4: Resistor, Capacitor and Nerve cell signal propagation
Read Handout from Textbook on Nerve Cell, and PDFs on membrane potential below
ASSIGNMENT 8 Download PDF of Solution of Assignment 8

EQUATION SHEET OF TOMORROW'S FINAL EXAM
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NOTE NEW EQUATIONS:
Protein size and thermodynamics; Levinthal's paradox; Donnan's equilibrium


Final Exam Format

PART I: TEN (10) TRUE/FALSE (circle all true statements, can be more than one), MULTIPLE CHOICE (choose the one correct statement or answer), AND SHORT-ANSWER (one to four sentences answer) QUESTIONS
PART I is worth 20 points
PART II: SEVEN (7) FULL-ANSWER QUESTIONS, SHOW ALL WORKS
PART II is worth 80 points
See Final Exam of 2015 for more detail

FINAL EXAM 2015
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Here is the solution
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Study question 3, 4, 8, 9, 13, 14, 17, 18


USEFUL DOCUMENTS

Solution of Assignment 8
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Protein Thermodynamics, Levinthal's Paradox, and Folding Funnel
Download PDF of Hint on Assignment 5

Note on Resting Membrane Potential
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Note of Steady State, Ion pump, and Donnan Equilibrium
Download PDF Steady State of Living Cells and Donnan Equilibrium of Dead Cell