Quantum Biophysics 2
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
PH2022 is a semester module in German or English language at Master’s level which is offered in summer semester.
If not stated otherwise for export to a non-physics program the student workload is given in the following table.
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|150 h||75 h||5 CP|
Responsible coordinator of the module PH2022 is Philipp Scherer.
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
instantaneous normal modes
traditional normal mode analysis
essential modes of protein motion
Davidov solitons in proteins
Dynamics of excited states
coherence and disorder
elementary quantum mechanics
quantum biophysics i is not required
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
Learning and Teaching Methods
Description of exams and course work
In an oral exam the learning outcome is tested using comprehension questions and sample problems.
In accordance with §12 (8) APSO the exam can be done as a written test. In this case the time duration is 60 minutes.
The exam may be repeated at the end of the semester. There is a possibility to take the exam in the following semester.