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100. Introduction to Biomedical Engineering (1)

Prerequisite: None
Introduction to major topics and concepts in Biomedical Engineering. Current and future trends and challenges in various subfields of Biomedical Engineering. Social, ethical and economical issues related to biomedical technology. Exploration of career and professional development opportunities.
Letter grade only (A-F). Same Course as BME 100H. Not open for credit to students with credit in: BME 100H. (Lecture 1 hour)

100H. Introduction to Biomedical Engineering (1)

Introduction to major topics and concepts in Biomedical Engineering. Current and future trends and challenges in various subfields of Biomedical Engineering. Social, ethical and economical issues related to biomedical technology. Exploration of career and professional development opportunities.
Letter grade only (A-F). Same course as BME 100. Open to students in the Engineering Honors Program. Additional assignments/projects adding depth to the course materials required for Engineering Honors students. Not open for credit to students with credit in BME 100. (Lecture 1 hour)

201. Programming for Biomedical Engineering (3)

Prerequisite: MATH 122
Introduction to the constructs in the MATLAB programming language. Array and matrix operations, functions and function handles, control flow, plotting and image manipulation, cell arrays and structures, and various related toolboxes. Programming projects/examples will emphasize Biomedical Engineering applications.
Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture 2 hours, Laboratory 3 hours)

210. Biomedical Signals and Systems (3)

Prerequisites: CHEM 111B, EE 380, MATH 249, BME 201
Physiological Signals and their properties, Linear time invariant systems (LTI), Causality, Filtering, Time and Frequency Domain Analysis, Correlation Analysis, Laplace and Fourier Analysis.
Letter grade only (A-F), (Lecture 2 hours, Laboratory 3 hours)

211. Biomechanics I (3)

Prerequisites: PHYS 151, MATH 224
Introduction to statics, rigid bodies, analysis of structures, force in beams and moments of inertia with application to biomedical systems.
Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture 2 hours, Laboratory 3 hours)


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