PHY2710 S SPECIALIZED
Computational Methods in Biophysics
This course will provide an in depth study of the mathematical concepts, numerical methods and computational techniques commonly employed in the study of biological physics. Topics to be covered may include stochastic processes and their applications, Monte Carlo algorithms, Bayesian inference, machine learning, molecular dynamics and coarse-grained simulations of bio-macromolecules and their assemblies, an introduction to phylogenetic inference and other numerical and computational tools.
- PHY426 at UTM and PHY407 at UTSG.
- Recommended preparation
"Computational Physics” by Mark Newman.
- Breadth requirement
- Distribution requirement
- course title
- PHY2710 S SPECIALIZED
- specialized course
- time and location
T 1-3pm (lecture) and Thursday 9-11am (practical)