Semester: Varies

Mathematical Modeling of Biological and Physiological Systems: BME 6705*

Mathematical modeling of biological and physiological phenomena. Starting from basic theory of linear systems, introduces qualitative analysis of nonlinear ordinary differential equations and maps. Examples from biomedical applications show concepts and methods. Prereq: calculus, linear algebra, and passing knowledge of… Read More

Biomaterials for Drug Delivery

Focuses on the principles of engineering controlled release systems, and integrates topics in polymer chemistry, biomaterials, pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics, and mass transport phenomena.

Multimodal Data Mining

Computer programming lab to utilize MATLAB to analyze biomedical measurements. (3 credits)  

Introduction To Medical Imaging: BME 6502

This course covers modern medical imaging technologies from a biomedical engineering perspective. The physics, mathematics, instrumentation and clinical applications of all common medical imaging modalities including x-ray radiography, computed tomography (CT), ultrasound imaging, positron emission tomography (PET), and magnetic resonance… Read More

Cell & Tissue Engineering: BME 6330

Applying engineering principles, combined with molecular cell biology, to developing a fundamental understanding of property-function relationships in cells and tissues. Exploiting this understanding to manipulate cell and tissue properties rationally to alter, restore, maintain, or improve cell and tissue functions;… Read More

Advanced Computational Methods for Biomedical Engineers: BME 5704*

Covering advanced computational methods from a biomedical engineering perspective. Linear and nonlinear systems, partial differential equations, optimization and inverse problems will be discussed. This course is geared towards the applications of the advanced computational techniques to various biomedical engineering problems.

Statistical Methods for Biomedical Engineering: BME 5703*

Computational methods needed for experimental biomedical engineering research. Students will be acquainted with a variety of techniques for analyzing and modeling experimental data arising in molecular, cellular, physiological, and pathological systems encountered in typical laboratory and clinical settings.

Stem Cell Engineering: BME 6324

Including an historical review of stem cell research and policies surrounding stem cell research, current stem cell sources, strategies and reviews of current stem cell research. This information is essential for Biomedical Engineers to understand in repairing/rebuilding the human body… Read More

Multivariate Signal Processing: BME 6522

Statistical analysis of biomedical signals, emphasizing multivariate time series. Introduces analysis concepts and methods in the time domain and the spectral domain. Uses actual recordings from biomedical applications to demonstrate the methods.

Biomedical Instrumentation: BME 5500

This course will deal with the engineering and medical aspects of the measurement and processing of signals from living systems. Biomedical transducers for measurements of movement, biopotentials, pressure, flow, concentrations, and temperature are discussed, as well as treatment devices like… Read More