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Summer 2018

Advanced Practical Course M in Biophysics

Course website

Biological Physics II: Systems

Start: Wed, April 11 at 14:00

Lectures (Tobias Bollenbach): Wed 14:00 - 15:30 and Fri 12:00 - 12:45

Tutorials (Gerrit Ansmann): Fri 12:45 - 13:30 

Seminar: Fri 14:15 - 15:00

Room (all events): ETP 0.01 


  • Dynamical systems
  • Dynamics of small regulatory networks
  • Noise in gene expression
  • Statistical analysis of large biological networks
  • Biological pattern formation
  • Reaction-diffusion systems
  • Empirical laws in biology


  • Phillips, R., Kondev, J., Theriot, J., H. Garcia, Physical Biology of the Cell, Garland Science, New York, 2013
  • Strogatz, S.H., Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos, Westview Press, Boulder, CO, 2014
  • Boccaletti S, Latora V, Moreno Y, Chavez M & Hwang D (2006) Complex networks: Structure and dynamics. Phys. Rep. 424: 175–308 Available at: http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S037015730500462X 

Lecture notes and tutorials via sciebo

Via http: https://uni-koeln.sciebo.de/s/LKitkFfdeTGjKwg 

Via WebDav: https://uni-koeln.sciebo.de/public.php/webdav (Username: LKitkFfdeTGjKwg)

The password was announced in the first lecture.