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Course module: 201400284
201400284
Biomedical membranes & (bio) artificial organs
Course infoSchedule
Course module201400284
Credits (ECTS)5
Course typeCourse
Language of instructionEnglish
Contact personprof.dr. D. Stamatialis
E-maild.stamatialis@utwente.nl
Lecturer(s)
Lecturer
prof.dr. D. Stamatialis
Contactperson for the course
prof.dr. D. Stamatialis
Academic year2021
Starting block
2A
Application procedureYou apply via OSIRIS Student
Registration using OSIRISYes
Aims
The course aims to introduce to the students important biomedical membrane applications. Specific attention is given to the translational aspects and the introduction of the technology to the clinic.
Content
The course covers biomedical applications where the (bio) artificial membrane plays a crucial role. Main topics are: membrane preparation and characterization, drug delivery, blood purification-dialysis, blood oxygenation, bio-artificial kidney, bio-artificial pancreas, bio-artificial liver and tissue engineering. The course combines theory, assignments as well as experiments.
Participating study
Master Biomedical Engineering
Required materials
Book
Basic Principles of Membrane Technology, Second edition by M. Mulder, Kluwer Academic publishers, ISBN 0-7923-4247-x
Book
Biomedical Membranes and (Bio)Artificial Organs Edited by: Dimitrios Stamatialis (University of Twente, The Netherlands) World scientific publishers, ISBN: 978-981-3221-75-8
Recommended materials
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Instructional modes
Lecture

Practical
Presence dutyYes

Project supervised
Presence dutyYes

Tests
Exam

Remark
Project assignment: 20% of the grade
Practical report: 20% of the grade
Written exam: 60% of the gr

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