Total Credits: 10
Level: Level 4
Target Students: MEng, MRes, MSc and PhD students of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Available to JYA/Erasmus students.
|Autumn||Assessed by end of Autumn Semester|
Prerequisites: BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or equivalent. Understanding of electromagnetism, basic optics, Fourier theory and electronic design. H63FWA, H63END or equivalent.
|H63FWA||Fields Waves and Antennas|
Summary of Content: This module explores the design of interfaces between technology and biology. It will cover the use of a variety of physical phenomena, including electrical and optical signals, to both monitor and control biological systems. Technology used in research laboratories, medical diagnostic equipment and personal electronic devices will be considered. The module will emphasise the design of practical technology.
Topics covered include:
Method and Frequency of Class:
|Activity||Number Of Weeks||Number of sessions||Duration of a session|
|Lecture||11 weeks||1 per week||2 hours|
Method of Assessment:
Dr N Russell
Education Aims: To understand the capabilities and limitations of a variety of physical phenomena that can be used to interface technology with biological systems. This includes using electrical, magnetic, electromagnetic and optical signals to both monitor and control the biological systems found in clinical, research and personal environments.
By the end of the module students should be able to:
Offering School: Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
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