Un-Answered Questions { Bio Physics }

Explain how a system of chemical reactions can be represented as ODEs and PDEs?

866


What are the differences between entropy, free energy, and enthalpy?

896


Explain the basic circuits for a current- and voltage- clamp set-up.

966


Describe the main biophysical characteristics of one type of ionic channel and how its biophysical properties contribute to its physiological function?

935


Derive the cable equation for a uniform cylinder, with optimal boundary conditions.

1237





How does the diffusion equation differ from the cable equation?

918


Explain the Hodgkin-Huxley model of the action potential.

1175


Explain the concept of "signal to noise," and give a mathematical definition.

994


Describe the integrate-and-fire model of individual neurons?

981


What are the fundamental ways to estimate visual motion in 1-D?

1091





Describe the trichromacy vs. opponency theories of color processing.

1297


Describe the two major pathways in the visual system of the primate. Why are there so many visual cortical areas?

1085


What is perceptual constancy ?why it is biologically important?

1445


How measurements of reaction times can be used to infer brain architecture?

958


What is Bayes' Rule?

999