101.028 Biomedical Engineering: An Introduction
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to describe the procedures of converting human signals into physical data which can be evaluated and analysed, to categorise medical devices and to explain medical interventions based on physical methods. Students can be proactive by holding a lecture about a suitable subject.

Subject of course

neuroscience, hearing theory, functional electrical stimulation, physiology, medical informatics, biomechanics, biochemistry, radiology, laser and other divices in medicine, sensors, neuroprothetics

Teaching methods

Each lecture held by a different lecturer, who present a special field and give insight into practical experience.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Ringvorlesung, Block vom 10.-18. Oktober 2016 Vorjähriges Programm wird in ähnlicher Weise aktualisiert . Rattay: Übersicht, Studienfragen,Hirnforschung,Sinnesphysiologie; Kaniusas: Biomedical Sensors and Signals,  Mayr: Funktionelle Elektrostimulation; Seiboth: Genetik; Schmiedmayer: Biomechanik d Bewegungsapparates;. Zagler: Rehabilitationstechnik; Gröller: Visualisierung med Daten;  Rattay: Neuroprothetik; Thurner: Biomechanik d Gewebe;  Husinsky: Laser in Medzin;  Duschek: Biokompatible Werkstoffe;  Präsentationen der Studierenden -  Prüfung Unterlagen: über TISS runterladen



Course dates

Tue18:00 - 20:0008.10.2019EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW VO
Wed17:00 - 19:0009.10.2019GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT VO
Thu17:00 - 19:0010.10.2019GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT VO
Fri17:00 - 19:0011.10.2019EI 10 Fritz Paschke HS - UIW VO
Mon17:00 - 19:0014.10.2019GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT VO
Tue17:00 - 19:0015.10.2019GM 3 Vortmann Hörsaal - VT VO
Wed17:00 - 19:0016.10.2019EI 7 Hörsaal - ETIT vo
Thu17:00 - 19:0017.10.2019GM 2 Radinger Hörsaal - TCH VO
Fri17:00 - 19:0018.10.2019FH Hörsaal 5 - TPH VO
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Oral exam during speaking hours that is every Monday 11-12.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 261 Technical Physics Not specified
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Elective
066 461 Technical Physics Mandatory elective
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Elective
810 Technical Physics Mandatory elective


Lecture notes for this course are available. zum runterladen (TUWEL)