By Jean-Francois Allemand, Pierre Desbiolles
Do you regularly lose your keys? you can find during this booklet the simplest technique to locate them, or a minimum of the only deduced from statistical physics. what's the hyperlink with biology? a few proteins use an analogous technique to locate their goal inside of a residing mobile. this instance illustrates one of many many hyperlinks among physics and biology. those hyperlinks consequence from an severe study task some time past years on the interface among these disciplines. This ebook describes probably the most fresh progresses at this interface: from instrumental progresses utilized in biology to the mechanical description of a phone, to molecular cars, from mind task mechanisms to auditory or sensory conception. Many fields are coated from the molecular to the size on the organ point. a number of organic notions are provided within the first bankruptcy which may support to entry the organic points of the others. in spite of everything this ebook may well curiosity humans passionate in technology, from the straightforward beginner to the complicated researcher level.
Readership: complicated undergraduates and graduate or anyone with a robust medical heritage interested in the physics/biology interface.