Hector L. Mancini
June 30, 2019 Forthcoming
Reference - 400 Pages - 25 Color Illustrations
ISBN 9781498748469 - CAT# K27097
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This book explains the principles of physics in the context of applications to biology, medicine, and biochemistry. The main objective is to provide a strong background so that readers will be able to follow and understand the new developments in research and the basic principles involved in the new instrumentation used in these areas of science at present. The topics included cover all the fundamental Laws of Physics relevant to understanding how physics impacts biological sciences and the interaction between live organisms and the environment.
Introduction. Biomechanics. The Fluids of Life. Heath, Thermodynamics and Life. Shape and Size in Nature. Bioelectricity. Oscillations and Waves. Linear Waves. EM radiation and optics. Atoms and Molecules.