First cycle
degree courses
Second cycle
degree courses
Single cycle
degree courses
School of Engineering
BIOENGINEERING
Course unit
MODELING AND CONTROL OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS
INP4062795, A.A. 2017/18

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2017/18

Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
BIOENGINEERING
IN0532, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2017/18
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination MODELING AND CONTROL OF BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS
Department of reference Department of Information Engineering
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction English
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge CLAUDIO COBELLI ING-INF/06
Other lecturers ANDREA FACCHINETTI ING-INF/06

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses ING-INF/06 Electronic and Information Bioengineering 9.0

Mode of delivery (when and how)
Period Second semester
Year 1st Year
Teaching method frontal

Organisation of didactics
Type of hours Credits Hours of
teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 9.0 72 153.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 26/02/2018
End of activities 01/06/2018

Syllabus
Course unit contents: Recap of modeling, a priori identifiability, least squares & maximum likelihood parameter estimation, deconvolution fundamentals. Bayes estimation. Deconvolution of physiological systems. Models to understand/measure the glucose-insulin control system, both at whole-body and organ level. Models to simulate the glucose system in diabetes. Diabetes control: the artificial pancreas.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)