13E053AES - Acquisition Systems for Electrophysiology

Course specification
Course title Acquisition Systems for Electrophysiology
Acronym 13E053AES
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status mandatory
Condition OS3PBI or OF3PBI, all exams from Year 1.
The goal Teach students to apply basic and complex theories and methods. Teach students the design principles of complex methods for biomedical signal processing. Teach students how to extract information and eliminate artifacts and biological noise. Apply the best suited algorithms needed for the most appropriate analysis of biomedical signals.
The outcome Ability to measure electrophysiological signals and ability to design a vertual instruments
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URL to lectures
Contents of lectures Electrophysiological signals: Characteristics of electrophysiological signals in time and frequency domains. Biological noise and artifacts. Components: electrodes, amplifiers, conditioning circuits. Electronic and magnetic stimulators. Instrumentation: ECG, EEG, MEG, EMG, ENG, etc. Measurements of impedances. Holter monitors. Telemetry for electrophysiology. Patient safety
Contents of exercises Measurements of electrophysiologicalsignals in the Lab and in the clinical environament
  1. Popović DB, Poović MB, Janković M, Biomedical instrumentation and measurements, Belgrade, 2009. Scientific Mind
  2. Bronzino J. (Ed.) Biomedical Engineering Fundamentals, CRC Press, 2006
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
3 1 1
Methods of teaching Lectrues, Lab measurements, small projects
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 50
Practical lessons 10 Oral examination 0
Colloquia 40
Seminars 0