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2011-2012 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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BIO 81 - Introduction to Bioengineering

Semester Hours: 3

A survey of applications of quantitative methods of engineering and physical science to problems in biology and medicine. Topics include biomechanics, including solids and fluids; biotransport in the lung and circulatory system; heat transfer in human and animal systems; biomaterials of surgical implants; biocontrol; and bioinstrumentation. Oral presentation in class and a written report are required. (3 hours lecture.)

Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes:
Sophomore class standing or permission of instructor. Open to bioengineering and biology majors. May not be taken on Pass/D+/D/Fail basis. Same as ENGG 81 . (Formerly BIO 179.)


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