Basic information

Code: SCI3065

Extent: 20 - 25 credits

Language: English

Teacher in charge: Heikki Nieminen

Administrative contact: Study coordinator Minna Parviainen

Target group: Students of the Master's Programme in Life Science Technologies or students of other technology-oriented master's programmes.

Application procedure: Open for all students of Aalto University

Quotas and restrictions: No quotas

Prerequisites: BSc studies in the Bioinformation Technology major or equivalent knowledge in mathematics and physics.


Content and structure of the minor

Biomedical engineering builds on a solid basis of physics and technology to characterize, monitor, image and influence biological systems. This major introduces the student to physics of biological systems and to key concepts of related imaging and signal analysis.


Structure of the minor

Code

Name

Credits

Compulsory courses

10

NBE-E4000

Principles of Biomedical
Imaging

5

NBE-E4050

Signal Processing in

Biomedical Engineering

5

Elective courses

10 - 15

Select as many courses as needed to fulfill the 20 - 25 credit requirement.

NBE-E4010Medical Image Analysis5
NBE-E4020

Medical Imaging

5

NBE-E4100

Molecular Biophysics

5

NBE-E4120

Cellular Electrophysiology

5

NBE-E4130

Information Processing in
Neural Circuits

5

NBE-E4140Neurophysics5
NBE-E4310Biomedical Ultrasonics5
NBE-E4510

Special Assignment in

Biomedical Engineering

10