ECE 415 - Biomedical Instrumentation Laboratory

Semesters Offered

Official Description

Course Information: Same as BIOE 415. See BIOE 415.

Prerequisites

Credit or concurrent registration in ECE 414

Subject Area

Biomedical Imaging, Bioengineering, and Acoustics

Course Directors

Description

Laboratory to accompany ECE 414. Design and analysis of medical instrumentation; transducers, biopotential amplifiers, computer interfacing, basic signal processing. Introduction to complete instrument development; design, fabrication, modeling, packing, and display.

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Notes

Same as BIOE 415.

Topics

  • Instrumentation amplifiers
  • Operational amplifier circuits
  • Vascular Doppler measurement of cardiac cycle parameters
  • Sensors
  • Heart rate monitor
  • EOG, EMG, and ECG amplifiers
  • Electrodes, the skin-electrode interface
  • Design exercises

Detailed Description and Outline

Topics:

  • Instrumentation amplifiers
  • Operational amplifier circuits
  • Vascular Doppler measurement of cardiac cycle parameters
  • Sensors
  • Heart rate monitor
  • EOG, EMG, and ECG amplifiers
  • Electrodes, the skin-electrode interface
  • Design exercises

Same as BIOE 415.

Computer Usage

Computer acquisition and control of biosignals

Lab Projects

  1. Weekly laboratory reports
  2. Course Notes

Topical Prerequisities

  • Basic Circuit theory
  • Differential equations
  • Basic time/frequency domain concepts

Texts

Khandpur, Biomedical Instrumentation, McGraw Hill, 2005.

ABET Category

Engineering Science: 50%
Engineering Design: 50%

Last updated

2/13/2013