skip to content
The Physical Basis of Biochemistry : the Foundations of Molecular Biophysics Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Physical Basis of Biochemistry : the Foundations of Molecular Biophysics

Author: P R Bergethon
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer New York, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: P R Bergethon
ISBN: 9781475729634 1475729634
OCLC Number: 851803427
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 567 pages)
Contents: 1 Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Biophysical Chemistry --
2 Physical Thoughts, Biological Systems: The Application of Modeling Principles to Understanding Biological Systems --
3 Probability and Statistics --
4 Physical Principles: Energy --
The Prime Observable --
5 Physical Principles: Mechanics and Motion --
6 Physical Principles: Waves --
7 Physical Principles: Electrostatics --
8 Physical Principles: Electromagnetics --
9 Physical Principles: Quantum Mechanics --
10 Chemical Principles --
11 Measuring the Energy of a System: Energetics and the First Law of Thermodynamics --
12 The Whole Is Greater than the Sum of Its Parts: Entropy and the Second Law --
13 Which Way Is That System Going? The Gibbs Free Energy --
14 Friends and Neighbors --
Interactions in a System: Phase Equilibria --
15 Spectroscopy: Analysis of Structure --
16 Analysis of Structure: Microscopy --
17 Scenic Overlook Backward and Forward --
18 Water: A Unique Structure, a Unique Solvent --
19 Ion-Solvent Interactions --
20 Ion-Ion Interactions --
21 Lipids in Aqueous Solution: The Formation of the Cell Membrane --
22 Constructing a Biological State Space --
23 Macromolecules in Solution --
24 Molecular Modeling: Mapping Biochemical State Space --
25 The Electrified Interface --
26 Forces Across Membranes --
27 Transport: A Nonequilibrium Process --
28 Flow in a Chemical Potential Field: Diffusion --
29 Flow in an Electrical Field: Conduction --
30 Electrokinetic Phenomena --
31 Kinetics: Chemical Kinetics --
32 Kinetics: Enzymes and Electrons --
Epilogue --
Appendixes --
Appendix A Mathematical Methods --
A.1 Units and Measurement --
A.2 Trigonometric Functions --
A.3 Expansion Series --
A.4 Differential and Integral Calculus --
A.4.1 Partial Differentiation --
A.5 Vectors --
A.5.1 Addition and Subtraction --
A.5.2 Magnitude of a Vector --
A.5.3 Multiplication --
Appendix B Fictitious and Pseudoforces: The Centrifugal Force --
Appendix C The Determination of the Field from the Potential in Cartesian Coordinates --
Appendix D Hamilton's Principle of Least Action/Fermat's Principle of Least Time --
Appendix E Geometrical Optics --
E.1 Reflection and Refraction of Light --
E.2 Mirrors --
E.2.1 The Plane Mirror --
E.2.2 The Concave Mirror --
E.3 Image Formation by Refraction --
E.4 Prisms and Total Internal Reflection --
Appendix F Derivation of the Energy of Interaction Between Two Ions --
Appendix H Derivation of the Clausius-Clapeyron Equation --
Appendix I Derivation of the van't Hoff Equation for Osmotic Pressure --
Appendix J Derivation of the Work to Charge and Discharge a Rigid Sphere --
Appendix K Quantum Electrodynamics --
Appendix L Adiabatic and Nonadiabatic Transitions --
Appendix M Fermi's Golden Rule --
Physical Constants --
Answers to Selected Problems.
Responsibility: by Peter R. Bergethon.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/851803427> # The Physical Basis of Biochemistry : the Foundations of Molecular Biophysics
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "851803427" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793949307#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/998323> ; # Life sciences
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/831961> ; # Biochemistry
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/572/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1715687> ; # Physical organic chemistry
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793949307#Person/bergethon_p_r_peter_r> ; # Peter R. Bergethon
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "1 Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Biophysical Chemistry -- 2 Physical Thoughts, Biological Systems: The Application of Modeling Principles to Understanding Biological Systems -- 3 Probability and Statistics -- 4 Physical Principles: Energy -- The Prime Observable -- 5 Physical Principles: Mechanics and Motion -- 6 Physical Principles: Waves -- 7 Physical Principles: Electrostatics -- 8 Physical Principles: Electromagnetics -- 9 Physical Principles: Quantum Mechanics -- 10 Chemical Principles -- 11 Measuring the Energy of a System: Energetics and the First Law of Thermodynamics -- 12 The Whole Is Greater than the Sum of Its Parts: Entropy and the Second Law -- 13 Which Way Is That System Going? The Gibbs Free Energy -- 14 Friends and Neighbors -- Interactions in a System: Phase Equilibria -- 15 Spectroscopy: Analysis of Structure -- 16 Analysis of Structure: Microscopy -- 17 Scenic Overlook Backward and Forward -- 18 Water: A Unique Structure, a Unique Solvent -- 19 Ion-Solvent Interactions -- 20 Ion-Ion Interactions -- 21 Lipids in Aqueous Solution: The Formation of the Cell Membrane -- 22 Constructing a Biological State Space -- 23 Macromolecules in Solution -- 24 Molecular Modeling: Mapping Biochemical State Space -- 25 The Electrified Interface -- 26 Forces Across Membranes -- 27 Transport: A Nonequilibrium Process -- 28 Flow in a Chemical Potential Field: Diffusion -- 29 Flow in an Electrical Field: Conduction -- 30 Electrokinetic Phenomena -- 31 Kinetics: Chemical Kinetics -- 32 Kinetics: Enzymes and Electrons -- Epilogue -- Appendixes -- Appendix A Mathematical Methods -- A.1 Units and Measurement -- A.2 Trigonometric Functions -- A.3 Expansion Series -- A.4 Differential and Integral Calculus -- A.4.1 Partial Differentiation -- A.5 Vectors -- A.5.1 Addition and Subtraction -- A.5.2 Magnitude of a Vector -- A.5.3 Multiplication -- Appendix B Fictitious and Pseudoforces: The Centrifugal Force -- Appendix C The Determination of the Field from the Potential in Cartesian Coordinates -- Appendix D Hamilton's Principle of Least Action/Fermat's Principle of Least Time -- Appendix E Geometrical Optics -- E.1 Reflection and Refraction of Light -- E.2 Mirrors -- E.2.1 The Plane Mirror -- E.2.2 The Concave Mirror -- E.3 Image Formation by Refraction -- E.4 Prisms and Total Internal Reflection -- Appendix F Derivation of the Energy of Interaction Between Two Ions -- Appendix H Derivation of the Clausius-Clapeyron Equation -- Appendix I Derivation of the van't Hoff Equation for Osmotic Pressure -- Appendix J Derivation of the Work to Charge and Discharge a Rigid Sphere -- Appendix K Quantum Electrodynamics -- Appendix L Adiabatic and Nonadiabatic Transitions -- Appendix M Fermi's Golden Rule -- Physical Constants -- Answers to Selected Problems."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793949307> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793949307#CreativeWork/> ;
    schema:name "The Physical Basis of Biochemistry : the Foundations of Molecular Biophysics"@en ;
    schema:productID "851803427" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/851803427#PublicationEvent/new_york_ny_springer_new_york_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793949307#Agent/springer_new_york> ; # Springer New York
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3084155> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4757-2963-4> ;
    schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4757-2963-4> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781475729634> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/851803427> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793949307#Agent/springer_new_york> # Springer New York
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Springer New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793949307#Person/bergethon_p_r_peter_r> # Peter R. Bergethon
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bergethon" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter R." ;
    schema:givenName "P. R." ;
    schema:name "Peter R. Bergethon" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1715687> # Physical organic chemistry
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Physical organic chemistry"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/831961> # Biochemistry
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Biochemistry"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/998323> # Life sciences
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Life sciences"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793949307#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/851803427> ; # The Physical Basis of Biochemistry : the Foundations of Molecular Biophysics
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781475729634>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1475729634" ;
    schema:isbn "9781475729634" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/851803427>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/851803427> ; # The Physical Basis of Biochemistry : the Foundations of Molecular Biophysics
    schema:dateModified "2016-09-13" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.