BME150 BIOTRANSPORT PHENOMENA
(Required for BME and BMEP)
BME150 Biotransport Phenomena (Credit Units:
Fundamentals of heat
and mass transfer; similarities in rate equations. Applications to biological
mass transport at cellular and systems level.
Methods and instruments used to
measure quantitatively mass transfer processes, including microcirculation.
Emphasis on practical application of fundamental principles.
BME110A-B. SAME as CBEMS 125C. (Design units: 1)
No textbook required. Access to MATLAB is required. Version R2007a or
later, is recommended.
Truskey, G.A., Yuan, F., and Katz, D.F.,
Transport Phenomena In Biological
Pearson Prentice Hall Bioengineering, 2
edition, 2009, ISBN# 10-
Incropera, F., DeWitt, D., Bergman, T., Lavine, A.,
Fundamentals of Heat
and Mass Transfer,
John Wiley & Sons, 2007, ISBN# 10-0-471-45728-0 (old
or new editions acceptable)
Basic Transport Phenomena in Biomedical Engineering,