Syllabus

Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University

Каф. біотехнічних систем

Biophysical Quantity Transducers and Electrodes

syllabus

1. Educational programs for which discipline is mandatory:

# Educational stage Broad field Major Educational program Course(s) Semester(s)
1 bachelor's 16. Хімічна та біоінженерія 163. Біомедична інженерія (бакалавр) 3 5

2. The course is offered as elective for all levels of higher education and all educational programs.

3. Information about the author of the course

Full name Dozorskyi Vasyl
Academic degree PhD
Academic title Assoc. Prof.
Link to the teacher`s page on the official website of the department
Е-mail (in the domain tntu.edu.ua)

4. Information about the course

Study hours structure Lectures: 32
Practical classes: 0
Laboratory classes: 32

Amount of hours for individual work: 56
ECTS credits: 4
Teaching language english
Form of final examination credit
Link to an electronic course on the e-learning platform of the university https://dl.tntu.edu.ua/bounce.php?course=5385

5. Program of discipline

Description of academic discipline, its goals, subject of study and learning outcomes

The study of the general foundations of action, functional and structural construction, the operation of measuring transducers of biophysical quantities and electrodes for medical electronic devices and systems.

The place of academic discipline in the structural and logical scheme of study according to the educational program

Prerequisites. List of disciplines, or knowledge and skills, possession of which students needed (training requirements) for successful discipline assimilation

FUNDAMENTALS OF CIRCUIT ANALYSIS AND SIGNALS, BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES

List of disciplines based on learning results from this discipline

Biochemistry

Contents of the academic discipline

Lectures (titles/topics)

Introductory lecture.
SENSORS, SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS
DYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND PARAMETERS OF MEASURING TRANSDUCERS
THERMAL MEASURING TRANSDUCERS
PIEZOELECTRIC MEASURING TRANSDUCERS
ELECTROMECHANICAL MEASURING TRANSDUCERS
TENSOMETRIC MEASURING TRANSDUCERS
CAPACITIVE MEASURING TRANSDUCERS AND THEIR MAIN CHARACTERISTICS
ELECTROCHEMICAL MEASURING TRANSDUCERS AND THEIR MAIN CHARACTERISTICS
MEASUREMENT OF COMPOSITION AND CONCENTRATION OF SUBSTANCES IN BIOCHEMICAL PROCESSES.
MEASUREMENT OF MECHANICAL EFFORT, PRESSURE AND STRESSES
THERMOSETTING SENSORS. THERMOELECTRIC SENSORS. SEMICONDUCTOR TEMPERATURE SENSORS
MEASURING TRANSDUCERS FOR SOUND AND NOISE

Practical classes (topics)

-

Laboratory classes (topics)

SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS. LABORATORY OF THE DEPARTMENT
RESEARCH OF DESIGN FEATURES AND CHARACTERISTICS OF ELECTRODES FOR REMOVAL OF BIOELECTRIC POTENTIALS OF THE FIRST KIND
RESEARCH OF CHARACTERISTICS OF THERMOELECTRIC MEASURING TRANSDUCERS WHEN MEASURING THE TEMPERATURE OF BIOLOGICAL OBJECTS
RESEARCH OF DESIGN FEATURES AND CHARACTERISTICS OF ELECTROMECHANICAL MEASURING TRANSDUCERS
INVESTIGATION OF STRUCTURAL FEATURES AND CHARACTERISTICS OF STRAIN GAGE MEASURING TRANSDUCERS
INVESTIGATION OF DESIGN FEATURES AND CHARACTERISTICS OF CAPACITIVE MEASURING TRANSDUCERS

Learning materials and resources

1. Wang, J. (2008). "Electrochemical Glucose Biosensors". Chemical Reviews. 108 (2): 814–825.
2. Sergey M. Borisov, Otto S. Wolfbeis, Optical Biosensors, Chemical Reviews, 2008, Vol. 108, No. 2
3. Ligler, Frances S.; Rowe Taitt, Chris A. Optical Biosensors - Present & Future. Elsevier.2002
4. A. P. Abel, M. G. Weller, G. L. Duveneck, M. Ehrat, M. Widmer, “ Fiber-optic Evanescent Wave Biosensors for the Detection of Oligonucleotides” Anal. Chem, 1996, 68, 2905-2912.
5. P.W. Walton; M.R. O'Flaherty; M.E. Butler; P. Compton (1993). "Gravimetric biosensors based on acoustic waves in thin polymer films". Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 8 (9–10): 401–407.
6. Heimlich et al. Biosensor technology: Fundamentals and applications, Marcel Dekker, INC.: New York, 1990. PP. 338

6. Policies and assessment process of the academic discipline

Assessment methods and rating system of learning results assessment

Passing tests, performing laboratory work, individual tasks


Table of assessment scores:

Assessment scale
VNZ
(100 points)
National
(4 points)
ECTS
90-100 Excellent А
82-89 Good B
75-81 C
67-74 Fair D
60-66 E
35-59 Poor FX
1-34 F
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