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Professor Emeritus of Biophysics,
Iowa State University,
Ames, Iowa 50011
Email: jbaATiastate.edu (change AT to @)

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** Education **

B.S. in Chemistry, 1954, University of California, Berkeley
Graduate studies, 1954-55, Heidelberg University, Germany
Ph.D. in Chemistry, 1959, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
**Research Topics**

Theory of molecular optical properties
Conformation of biological macromolecules
Mathematics of atoms and molecules
**Accounts, Synopses, Publications**

Theory of optical activity
A mathematical diversion on spherical harmonic
functions
Demonstration of optical rotatory dispersion in quartz
Publications
Publications by Jon Applequist's associates
**On-line Research Aids**

Tensors in a Nutshell. (8 pages,
PostScript file) A summary of notation and properties of Cartesian
tensors of general rank. (Click here if you
prefer a pdf file.)
Solutions to exercises in "Tensors in
a Nutshell".
Fortran subroutine library. A directory containing many of the Fortran subroutines that have been
written for use in the Applequist research group. They are mostly
intended for use with the f77 compiler running under DEC Ultrix.
CaPPS program package. A package of Fortran
programs for **Ca**lculated **P**eptide and **P**rotein **S**pectra.
SSH.m A Mathematica package for generating
formulas and graphics of surface spherical harmonic functions.
**Other On-line Utilities**

Sequential elimination voting. A set of
fortran programs for tallying votes by the sequential elimination method.
*Last modified April 30, 2013*