307.077 Technical restoration of body functions by means of FES
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2012W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


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

Aim of course

Understanding of the technical possibilities and overview of the available applications of FES; Ability to contribute to the design of FES-systems and to assess both technical feasibility and the effects on the total human organism.

Subject of course

Medical and technological basics of functional electrical stimulation; Restoration of sensory,  vegetative and motor functions by means of FES and applications; Modelling of muscle force genneration by FES and movement analysis- /optimization.

Additional information

first meeting: VO 307.465 



Examination modalities

written exam

Course registration


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 453 Biomedical Engineering Mandatory elective


 Course materials are distributed by the lecturers.