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School of Engineering
BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
Course unit
BIOMEDICAL TECHNOLOGY AND INSTRUMENTATION
INM0017640, A.A. 2018/19

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
INGEGNERIA BIOMEDICA
IN0512, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2018/19
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination BIOMEDICAL TECHNOLOGY AND INSTRUMENTATION
Department of reference Department of Information Engineering
E-Learning website https://elearning.dei.unipd.it/course/view.php?idnumber=2018-IN0512-000ZZ-2016-INM0017640-N0
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
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 SIMONE DEL FAVERO ING-INF/06

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses ING-INF/06 Electronic and Information Bioengineering 6.0

Course unit organization
Period Second semester
Year 3rd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 48 102.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 25/02/2019
End of activities 14/06/2019
Show course schedule 2018/19 Reg.2011 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
10 A.A. 2018/2019 01/10/2018 15/03/2020 DEL FAVERO SIMONE (Presidente)
DALLA MAN CHIARA (Membro Effettivo)
BERTOLDO ALESSANDRA (Supplente)
FACCHINETTI ANDREA (Supplente)
GRISAN ENRICO (Supplente)
SACCOMANI MARIAPIA (Supplente)
SAWACHA ZIMI (Supplente)
SPARACINO GIOVANNI (Supplente)
TOFFOLO GIANNA MARIA (Supplente)
VISENTIN ROBERTO (Supplente)
9 A.A. 2017-2018 01/10/2017 15/03/2019 RUGGERI ALFREDO (Presidente)
SACCOMANI MARIAPIA (Membro Effettivo)
BERTOLDO ALESSANDRA (Supplente)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: None.
Target skills and knowledge: Basic principles of physics used in biomedical instrumentation; technological realization of main biomedical instruments.
Examination methods: Written test.
Assessment criteria: Student evaluation will be based on the understanding of the topics of lectures, on the acquisition of the main concepts and methodologies proposed and on the ability to apply them in an independent and informed way.
Course unit contents: Introduction to diagnostic biomedical instrumentation and measurements. Fundamentals about biomedical transducers: resistive, inductive, photoelectric, piezoelectric, electrochemical, biopotential electrodes. Instrumentation for electrocardiography. Life support instrumentation: pacemakers, artificial dialysis machines, cochlear implants. Safety in biomedical instrumentation.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Classroom teaching and laboratories.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • G. Avanzolini, E. Magosso,, Strumentazione biomedica. Progetto ed impiego dei sistemi di misura.. Bologna: Patron Editore, 2015. Cerca nel catalogo
  • A. Ruggeri,, Diapositive usate a lezione (disponibili alla pagina Moodle del corso). --: --, --.
  • J.G. Webster,, Strumentazione biomedica. Progetto ed applicazioni.. Napoli: EdiSES, 2010. Cerca nel catalogo