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BIOE 273 Biodesign for Mobile Health (MED 273)
Health care is facing significant cross-industry challenges and opportunities created by a number of factors including: the increasing need for improved access to affordable, high-quality care; growing demand from consumers for greater control of their health and health data; the shift in focus from 'sick care' to prevention and health optimization; aging demographics and the increased burden of c.... More Description for BIOE 273
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
BIOE 279 Computational Biology: Structure and Organization of Biomolecules and Cells (BIOMEDIN 279, BIOPHYS 279, CME 279, CS 279)
Computational techniques for investigating and designing the three-dimensional structure and dynamics of biomolecules and cells. These computational methods play an increasingly important role in drug discovery, medicine, bioengineering, and molecular biology. Course topics include protein structure prediction, protein design, drug screening, molecular simulation, cellular-level simulation, imag.... More Description for BIOE 279
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
BIOE 281 Biomechanics of Movement (ME 281)
Experimental techniques to study human and animal movement including motion capture systems, EMG, force plates, medical imaging, and animation. The mechanical properties of muscle and tendon, and quantitative analysis of musculoskeletal geometry. Projects and demonstrations emphasize applications of mechanics in sports, orthopedics, and rehabilitation.
Terms: 2017-2018 Winter | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
Instructors: Delp, S. (PI)
BIOE 282 Performance, Development, and Adaptation of Skeletal Muscle
Fundamentals of skeletal muscle by study of classical and recent research articles. Emphasis on the interactions between mechanics, biology, and electrophysiology in skeletal muscle performance, development, adaptation, control, and disease. Lab activities explore research methods discussed in class. Limited Enrollment. Applications due Friday, September 16th by 5pm. Applications available at ht.... More Description for BIOE 282
Instructors: Delp, S. (PI)
BIOE 283 Mechanotransduction in Cells and Tissues (BIOPHYS 244, ME 244)
Mechanical cues play a critical role in development, normal functioning of cells and tissues, and various diseases. This course will cover what is known about cellular mechanotransduction, or the processes by which living cells sense and respond to physical cues such as physiological forces or mechanical properties of the tissue microenvironment. Experimental techniques and current areas of active.... More Description for BIOE 283
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Chaudhuri, O. (PI)
BIOE 284B Cardiovascular Bioengineering (ME 284B)
Continuation of ME/BIOE 284A. Integrative cardiovascular physiology, blood fluid mechanics, and transport in the microcirculation. Sensing, feedback, and control of the circulation. Overview of congenital and adult cardiovascular disease, diagnostic methods, and treatment strategies. Engineering principles to evaluate the performance of cardiovascular devices and the efficacy of treatment strategi.... More Description for BIOE 284B
Instructors: Chaudhuri, O. (PI)
BIOE 285 Computational Modeling in the Cardiovascular System (CME 285, ME 285)
This course introduces computational modeling methods for cardiovascular blood flow and physiology. Topics in this course include analytical and computational methods for solutions of flow in deformable vessels, one-dimensional equations of blood flow, cardiovascular anatomy, lumped parameter models, vascular trees, scaling laws, biomechanics of the circulatory system, and 3D patient specific mod.... More Description for BIOE 285
Instructors: Chaudhuri, O. (PI)
BIOE 291 Principles and Practice of Optogenetics for Optical Control of Biological Tissues
Principles and practice of optical control of biological processes (optogenetics), emphasizing bioengineering approaches. Theoretical, historical, and current practice of the field. Requisite molecular-genetic, optoelectronic, behavioral, clinical, and ethical concepts, and mentored analysis and presentation of relevant papers. Final projects of research proposals and a laboratory component in Bio.... More Description for BIOE 291
Terms: 2017-2018 Autumn | Units: 3 | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit
Instructors: Deisseroth, K. (PI)
BIOE 299B Practical Training
For Ph.D. students. Educational opportunities in high technology research and development labs in industry. Students engage in internship work and integrate that work into their academic program. Following internship work, students complete a research report outlining work activity, problems investigated, key results, and follow-up projects they expect to perform. Meets the requirements for curric.... More Description for BIOE 299B
Terms: 2017-2018 Summer | Units: 1 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Satisfactory/No Credit
Instructors: Huang, K. (PI), Lin, M. (....More Instructors for BIOE 299B
BIOE 300A Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering
The molecular and cellular bases of life from an engineering perspective. Analysis and engineering of biomolecular structure and dynamics, enzyme function, molecular interactions, metabolic pathways, signal transduction, and cellular mechanics. Quantitative primary literature. Prerequisites: CHEM 171 and BIO 41 or equivalents; MATLAB or an equivalent programming language.
Terms: 2017-2018 Winter | Units: Array 3 | Grading: Letter (ABCD/NP)
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