Computational Biophysics - PHYS516 (2017)
PHYS516 - 17A (HAM)
A lecture and computer-laboratory paper on the computational methods used in neuroscience and biophysics. Topics include linear and non-linear differential equations, Euler and Runge-Kutta integration methods, limit cycles, action potential generation, hysteresis and memory in simple neural systems, stability, noise simulation, root finding. The programming language used is MATLAB.
Prerequisite(s): any one of PHYS201, PHYS202, ENEL284 or ENEL285, and any two of MATH251, MATH253, MATH255, ENGG283, ENGG284, ENGG285 or ENGG287
Internal assessment/examination ratio: 1:0
Note: This paper will only be offered if there are sufficient student numbers.
Timetabled Lectures for PHYS516
|Mon||12:00 PM||1:00 PM||I.1.08||Feb 27 - Jun 4|
|Wed||12:00 PM||1:00 PM||J.2.18||Feb 27 - Jun 4|
NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees for PHYS516
Paper Outlines for PHYS516
The following 2016 paper outlines are available for PHYS516. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2017 outlines.
Paper details current as of: 16 June 2017 11:40am
Indicative fees current as of: 24 June 2017 4:30am