Biophysics Schedule

Spring Semester 2018

Meeting Time: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, from 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Lecture:Month:Date:Room:Instructor:Topic:
Probing Macromolecules
1MarchMonday, 3/12425DDr. Rui SousaA Biophysicists View of the World
2MarchWednesday, 3/14425DDr. Rui SousaThermodynamics: Application to Macromolecules
Macromolecular Structure
3MarchFriday, 3/16425DDr. Rui SousaIntroduction to Crystallography
4MarchMonday, 3/19425DDr. Rui SousaStructure Determination (General Principles)
Electromagnetic Interrogation of Macromolecules
5MarchWednesday, 3/21 425DDr. Philip SerwerUV-VIS Absorption Spectroscopy and Circular Dichroism
6MarchFriday, 3/23425DDr. Philip SerwerFluorescence Spectroscopy, Quenching & Lifetimes
7MarchMonday, 3/26425DDr. Philip SerwerFluorescence Depolarization; FRET, single molecule fluorescence microscopy
Macromolecular Structure
8MarchWednesday, 3/28425DDr. Dmitri IvanovNMR Spectroscopy (General Principles)
9MarchFriday, 3/30425DDr. Dmitri IvanovNMR Spectroscopy (General Approaches)
10AprilMonday, 4/2425DDr. Dmitri IvanovNMR Spectroscopy (Solution Structures)
Exam
11AprilWednesday, 4/4425DDr. Borries DemelerExam 1
Molecular Mass and Structure
12AprilFriday, 4/6425DDr. Susan WeintraubIntroduction to Mass Spectrometry
13AprilMonday, 4/9425DDr. Susan WeintraubMass Spectrometry: Basic Principles
14AprilWednesday, 4/11425DDr. Susan WeintraubMass Spectrometry: Applications 1
15AprilFriday, 4/13425DDr. Susan WeintraubMass Spectrometry: Applications 2
16AprilMonday, 4/16425DDr. Susan WeintraubQuantitative Mass Spectrometry
Concepts in Modeling
17AprilWednesday, 4/18425DDr. Borries DemelerModeling of experimental data
Solution Properties of Macromolecules
18AprilFriday, 4/20425DDr. Eileen LaferInteracting Systems-I: Surface Plasmon Resonance and Isothermal Titration Calorimetry
19AprilMonday, 4/23425DDr. Borries DemelerMacromolecular Transport Processes in Solution
20AprilWednesday, 4/25425DDr. Borries DemelerDiffusion: Static and Dynamic Light Scattering
Holiday
21AprilFriday, 4/27n/aNo lectureBattle of Flowers Holiday
Solution Properties of Macromolecules
22AprilMonday, 4/30425DDr. Borries DemelerSedimentation: Velocity and Equilibrium
23MayWednesday, 5/2425DDr. Borries DemelerInteracting Systems-II: Sedimentation of reversible and irreversible systems
24MayFriday, 5/4425DDr. Emre BrookesBead Modeling
25MayMonday, 5/7425DDr. Emre BrookesSmall Angle X-ray and Neutron Scattering
Exam
26MayWednesday, 5/11425DDr. Borries DemelerExam II