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James D Bryers
BIOEN 599
Seattle Campus

Special Topics in Bioengineering

Offered at a graduate level periodically by faculty members within the Department of Bioengineering; concerns areas of research activities with current and topical interest to bioengineers. Prerequisite: undergraduate or graduate courses (or equivalent) determined individually for each special topic.

Class description

This course presents advanced topics in molecular diffusion, reaction kinetics, and convective transport modeling as applied to biological systems. Mathematical analysis and numerical simulation techniques will be applied to such topics as: Non-Fickian diffusion, rotational versus translational diffusion, immobilized enzyme kinetics, drug release and gene delivery.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by James D Bryers
Date: 07/11/2007