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Dynamics of real fluids

Instructor supplement, Pre-class assignment, Lecture materials, Clicker question, In-class activity, Video, Homework, Exam problem, Student reading, Lab

Central theme is that dynamics cannot be modeled without considering viscosity in real fluids.

Other Body Fluids, Material Flow, Healthy Cardiovascular Function, Cardiovascular Disorders

Archimedes' Principle, Static Pressure, Atmospheric Pressure, Measuring Pressure, Density and Buoyancy, Flow Rate, Bernoulli's Principle, Hagen-Poiseuille Equation, Viscosity, Turbulent and Streamline Flow

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Mark Reeves

Pi Nuessle

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Electrostatics, Ions in Solution and Nerve Cells

Instructor supplement, Lecture materials, In-class activity, Clicker question, Student reading

Physical models of RC circuits and chemical potentials are applied to model signals in nerve cells.

Cellular Dynamics, Cellular Interactions, Healthy Neural Function, Axon Structure/Function, Neuron Triggering

Charge, Coulomb's Law, Conductors and Insulators, Induced Charge, Electrostatic Potential and Potential Energy, Electrostatic Force, Electrostatic Boundary Conditions, Capacitors, Conduction in Solutions, Ohm's Law, RC Circuits

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Mark Reeves

Pi Nuessle

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Diffusive Transport

Instructor supplement, Clicker question, Lecture materials, In-class activity, Homework, Lab, Exam problem

Diffusion moves molecules with no energy cost, but it's slow and indirect.

Material Flow, Healthy Cardiovascular Function, Animal Respiratory Variations

Probability Density, Binomial Distribution, Gaussian Distribution

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Mark Reeves

Phoebe Sharp

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