This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: 1 Bioengineering Bioengineering as a Career as a Career ¾ Biological Engineering or bioengineering (including biological systems engineering ) is the application of engineering principles to address challenges in the fields of biology and medicine. ¾ Biological engineers attempt to either mimic biological systems in order to create products or modify and control biological systems so that they can replace, augment, or sustain chemical and mechanical processes. Bioengineering as a Career Bioengineering as a Career ¾ Biological engineering applies principles to the full spectrum of living systems, including molecular biology, biochemistry, microbiology, pharmacology, food and agriculture, environmental bioremediation, protein chemistry, cytology, immunology, neurobiology and neuroscience. ¾ As a study, it encompasses biomedical engineering and it is related to biotechnology . It deals with disciplines of product design, sustainability and analysis to improve and focus utilization of biological systems. Medical and Biological Engineering Bioengineering as a bridge Bioengineering as a bridge Engineering and its practice Problems and issues of biological and medical science and practice 2...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 09/24/2011 for the course PCS 229 taught by Professor Pejovic-milic during the Spring '11 term at Ryerson.
- Spring '11