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)  

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

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.

Magnetic Biomaterials: BME 4160

Consists of classroom lectures on fundamental concepts in magnetism and magnetic micro and nano-materials and their applications in biomedicine. Participants present a critical review of recent literature in the field and lead a group discussion on a specific, recent paper.

Magnetic Biomaterials: BME 6164

Consists of classroom lectures on fundamental concepts in magnetism and magnetic micro- and nano-materials and their applications in biomedicine. As part of the course, students will present a critical review of recent literature in the field and lead a group… 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

Neural Engineering: BME 6360

Applying engineering to neuroscience including such diverse areas as neural tissue engineering, models of neural function, and neural interface technology. Focuses mainly in the context of neural interfaces and prosthetics, from basic neural physiology and models of neural mechanisms to… Read More