By the end of the course, students will be able to:
- Choose an emphasis area within the biomedical engineering curriculum
- Perform simple statistical analyses
- Use MATLAB to solve biomedical engineering problems
- Use MATLAB to analyze and plot biomedical data
- Perform engineering analyses of biomedical systems
If you have questions solving homework problems, studying for exams, etc., send me an email with the question. I will respond to all students, “A student asked the following question…” so you will not be identified.
Homework is due at the beginning of class on the due date.
Homework is assigned to help you practice applying the principles you learn in class. Late homework will receive a maximum grade of 50%. After 24 hours, late HW will receive a grade of 0%.
I may occasionally give in-class work to help you learn the material. This may be paper-based or electronic, and it may be graded.
Final Exam: 8:00 AM Monday, Nov. 23
Exams missed with certified medical excuses or prior instructor approval will be dealt with individually.
- Turn your video on but mute your microphone.
- You should be dressed and sitting upright.
- Communication is important. Ask questions in class using the chat or raise your hand. Email me if you have questions/issues and I will respond as soon as I can.
The final course grade comprises:
Final grades will be assigned based on the following scale:
||Introduction||HW 1 due 8-27||Slides|
||Intro to Matlab||HW 2 due 9-1|
||Mass Balances||HW 3 due 9-10||Notes|
||Bioinstrumentation||HW 4 due 9-20||Notes|
||Dr. Pavel||HW 5 due 10-8|
||Bioimaging||HW 6 due 10-15||Notes|
||Biostatistics||HW 7 due 10-27||Notes|
||Dr. Werfel||IO Exam 2|
||Solidworks tutorial cont’d||due midnight 11-8||Notes
||Project||due midnight 11-15||Project Overview
||Review||IO Exam Final|
- Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) email
- Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (IEEE EMBS)
- Engineers Without Borders
- Tau Beta Pi
- Alpha Eta Mu Beta
BME websites and services
- National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) email list
- American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering
University of Mississippi Policies
Students are expected to adhere to the guidelines for academic integrity outlined in the University of Mississippi Policy for Academic Conduct and Discipline. Cases of misconduct will be addressed according to the procedures outlined in the Policy. Your signature on any submitted work implies that you have neither given nor received unauthorized aid.
Reasonable accommodations will be made for students with verifiable disabilities. In order to take advantage of available accommodations, students must register with the Office of Student Disability Services at 234 Martindale, 662-915-7128.
Students are expected to attend all classes. Read the Credits and Grades Policy (ACA.AR.200.003) and the Guidelines for Class Attendance Policies (ACA.AR.200.004) for more information. If you anticipate an excused absence on a due date, please notify me so that we can agree on an alternate due date.
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