13E053SSO - Systems and Signals in Organism

Course specification
Course title Systems and Signals in Organism
Acronym 13E053SSO
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 XX2TEK, XX2EE or XX2OE, XX2EM
The goal Prepare students to communicate with life sciences researcheres and medical/clinical staff. Prepare students to study and model biophysical systems. Prepare students do design simple compoentns adn assesment systems in medicine.
The outcome Ability to work in medical institutions and companies whcih are oeprating in the domain of medical instrumentaiton/equipment. Ability to continue education and research in the domain of life sciences.
URL to the subject page
URL to lectures
Contents of lectures Cell. Signals in the organism, Nervous system (EEG, ENG, EP signals) Muscle systesm (EMG, EP), Exteraal activation of EP (TMS; tDCS, electricla stimulation). Vascular system and heart (ECG, heart sounds, blood pressure), Endocrine system, Digestion, Immune system, Breathing.
Contents of exercises Simulation of AP, simulation of neural signals, simulation of electrical field in tissues. VIsits to medical institutions (medical image)
  1. Popović DB, Popović MB, Janković M. Biomedical INstrumentaiton adn Measurements, Academic Mind, 2009.
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
3 1 1
Methods of teaching Lectures, individual work in the Lab, visits to medical institutions
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 40
Practical lessons 0 Oral examination 0
Colloquia 60
Seminars 0