|TYPE OF COURSE UNIT||Elective Course
|LEVEL OF COURSE UNIT||Master's Degree Without Thesis
|YEAR OF STUDY||-
|NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED||10
|NAME OF LECTURER(S)||-
|LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
||At the end of this course, the students;
1) To have a general knowledge of fundamentals of MEMS fabrication methods.
2) To understand the idea of biomaterials and biocompatibility.
3) To understand the general idea of micro sensors for medical and biology.
4) To have a general knowledge of main principles of biotechnology.
5) To have the ability of research, discussion and design on BioMEMS.
|MODE OF DELIVERY||Face to face
|PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSE||No
|RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENT||
|COURSE DEFINITION||Introduction to BioMEMS course includes microfabrication process review, microfluidic control with electrostatic and electromagnetic techniques, micro total analysis systems, lab-on-a-chip devices, biosensor arrays and implantable devices, electronic interface for biosensors, rare cell detection, microsurgical tools, micro needles and drug delivery.
|1st Week ||Overview of MEMS, Review of microfabrication techniques: lithography and etching|
|2nd Week ||Overview of MEMS, Review of microfabrication techniques:|
|3rd Week ||Deposition and growth|
|4th Week ||Polymers and Biomaterials|
|5th Week ||Biocompatibility issues|
|6th Week ||Microfluidic Principles|
|7th Week ||Sensor Principles and Microsensors|
|8th Week ||Microactuators|
|9th Week ||Drug Delivery|
|10th Week ||Micro - Total Analysis Systems|
|11th Week ||Micro - Total Analysis Systems|
|12th Week ||Genomics and DNA Microarrays|
|13th Week ||Proteomics and Protein Microarrays|
|14th Week ||Miniature bioreactors|
|15th Week ||Microsystems for tissue engineering|
|RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READING||(1) Steven S. Saliterman "Fundamentals of BioMEMS and Medical Microdevices," SPIE Press, Jan. 2006.
|PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS||Lecture,Presentation,Project
|ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA|
|Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)||50|
|Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)||50|
|Preparation for Quiz||0||0||0|
|Individual or group work||2||3||6|
|Preparation for Final exam||1||24||24|
|Preparation for Midterm exam||1||15||15|
|Laboratory (including preparation)||0||0||0|
|Total Workload / 30||9,7|
|ECTS Credits of the Course||10|
|LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION||English