Thermodynamics of Biomolecular Systems

Figure showing energy levels in a 4-bead polymer.

Energy levels of the different conformations of a 4 bead polymer. (Image by Kim Hamad-Schifferli and MIT OpenCourseWare.)


MIT Course Number

20.110J / 5.601J / 2.772J

As Taught In

Fall 2005



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Course Description

This subject deals primarily with equilibrium properties of macroscopic and microscopic systems, basic thermodynamics, chemical equilibrium of reactions in gas and solution phase, and macromolecular interactions.

Hamad-Schifferli, Kim, Linda Griffith, Moungi Bawendi, and Robert Field. 20.110J Thermodynamics of Biomolecular Systems, Fall 2005. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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