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BME 207-0-22: BME Lab: Experimental Design (0.5 units)

Quarter Offered

Winter : Th 1:00-4:50pm ; Ankeny, Gentry
Spring : Th 1:00-4:40pm ; Ankeny, Gentry

Prerequisites

AP stats or BME 220 or IEMS 303 or MECH_ENG 359

Description

A laboratory course focusing on quantitative physiological measurements and analyses, instrument characterization, statistical design of experiments, and training in preparation and organization of laboratory notes and reports. Prerequisites: AP stats or BME 220 or IEMS 303 or ME 359

WHO TAKES IT?

BME students should plan to take this course in their freshmen or sophomore year

MINI-SYLLABUS

  • sensor characterization and calibration
  • error propagation
  • statistical power and blocking
  • instrument characterization
  • displacement, respiratory, electrophysiological, and diffusion measurement techniques and instrumentation
  • design of experiments
  • report writing

REQUIRED CLASS MATERIALS

none