• Cours (CM) 16h
  • Cours intégrés (CI) -
  • Travaux dirigés (TD) 8h
  • Travaux pratiques (TP) -
  • Travail étudiant (TE) -

Langue de l'enseignement : Français

Description du contenu de l'enseignement

Analysis of biological questions from the point of view of physical chemistry and physics. Introduction to current research questions.
  • Methods. Introduction to the basic concepts of biophysics. Thermodynamics of macroscopic systems; transport and kinetics.
  • Methods of study: CD, IR, Raman, Fluorescence microscopy, EPR, NMR, X-Ray, Mass spectrometry).
  • General approaches on the compartments of the fluid and acid - alkaline balance: the biological problem. Biological Membranes and membrane proteins
  • Protein folding and missfolding; structure to function relation ; Protein- Protein interaction ; transport;

Compétences à acquérir

Knowing which technique can be used for the study of complex biological questions. Having a good overview on spectroscopic and microscopic techniques.

Pré-requis obligatoires

Basic knowledge on optical spectroscopies and microscopies


Faculté de chimie

1, rue Blaise Pascal - BP 20296

Formulaire de contact


Burkhard Bechinger

Petra Hellwig

MASTER - Chimie