By Gordon C. K. Roberts (eds.)
The Encyclopedia of Biophysics is estimated either as an simply obtainable resource of data and as an introductory advisor to the clinical literature. It contains entries describing either strategies and structures.
In the concepts entries, all of the wide selection of equipment which fall less than the heading of Biophysics are defined intimately, including the price and the constraints of the knowledge each one presents. concepts coated diversity from diffraction (X-ray, electron and neutron) via a variety of spectroscopic tools (X-ray, optical, EPR, NMR) to imaging (from electron microscopy to stay mobilephone imaging and MRI), in addition to computational and simulation approaches.
In the platforms entries, biophysical techniques to express organic platforms or difficulties – from protein and nucleic acid constitution to membranes, ion channels and receptors – are defined. those sections, which position emphasis at the integration of the various thoughts, consequently supply an inroad into Biophysics from a organic greater than from a technique-oriented physical/chemical point of view.
Thus the Encyclopedia is meant to supply a source either for biophysicists drawn to equipment past these utilized in their instant sub-discipline and for these readers who're imminent biophysics from both a actual or organic history.
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Encyclopedia of Biophysics by Gordon C. K. Roberts (eds.)