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Advanced Topics in Biomedical Engineering

Course Code BTEC-321
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: Biomedical engineering technology includes biomechanics, modeling of the human body, biomaterials, tissue engineering, modeling of biological systems, medical informatics, medical electronics, medical imaging systems, design of medical devices and biosensors. Modeling using the latest biomedical engineering tools and impacts on medical diagnosis, design of medical equipment and therapeutic applications. This advanced course will provide an introduction to applied biomedical applications in biotechnology, bioelectric phenomena and biological effects of nonionizing electromagnetic field. It will also provide an overview of important applications of biomedical engineering that will include modeling of organs and tissues, developing diagnostic applications and designing medical equipment for novel therapeutic procedures.