Physical Chemistry: Principles and Applications in Biological Sciences by Ignacio Tinoco

Physical Chemistry: Principles and Applications in Biological Sciences

byIgnacio Tinoco, Kenneth Sauer, James C. Wang

Hardcover | January 3, 2013

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Introducing readers to the latest research applications, the new Fifth Edition of the bestselling Physical Chemistry: Principles and Applications in Biological Sciences puts the study of physical chemistry in context. Clear writing and the ideal level of mathematics combine for an engaging overview of the principles and applications of contemporary physical chemistry as used to solve problems in biology, biochemistry, and medicine.

 

About The Author

Ignacio Tinoco was an undergraduate at the University of New Mexico, a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin, and a postdoctoral fellow at Yale. He then went to the University of California, Berkeley, where he has remained. His research interest has been on the structures of nucleic acids, particularly RNA. He was chairman o...

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Title:Physical Chemistry: Principles and Applications in Biological SciencesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:696 pages, 10.1 × 8.1 × 1.3 inPublished:January 3, 2013Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0136056067

ISBN - 13:9780136056065

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The First Law: Energy is Conserved

Chapter 3: The Second Law: The Entropy of the Universe Increases

Chapter 4: Free Energy and Chemical Equilibria

Chapter 5: The Statistical Foundations of Biophysical Chemistry

Chapter 6: Physical Equilibria

Chapter 7: Electrochemistry

Chapter 8:  The Motion of Biological Molecules

Chapter 9: Kinetics: Rates of Chemical Reactions

Chapter 10: Enzyme Kinetics

Chapter 11: Molecular Structures and Interactions: Theory

Chapter 12: Molecular Structures and Interactions: Biomolecules

Chapter 13: Optical Spectroscopy

Chapter 14: Magnetic Resonance

Chapter 15: Macromolecular Structure and X-Ray Diffraction