CHEM 510. Biological Physical Chemistry. 3 Hours N.
A one-semester course that explores the fundamentals of physical chemistry with specific application to biological systems. The basic principles of thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, quantum mechanics and spectroscopy will be introduced, and their application to aqueous solutions and biochemical systems will be emphasized. This class consists of lecture only. Students requiring laboratory experience should enroll in CHEM 520. Prerequisite: One semester of organic chemistry, two semesters of calculus, and two semesters of physics. LEC.