Bioengineering

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Bioengineering

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Mechanical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Introduction

    Vascular Diseases and Fluid Mechanics

    Pressure and Flow in circulatory system

    Heart Physiology

    Atherosclerosis

    Diabetes-Obesity-Insulin

    Blood Flows at Bifurcation

    Review and Midterm Exam

    Steady and unsteady flows

    In-Vitro Biofluid Experiments and CFD simulation of blood flows

    Ischemia and Hemorheology

    Hemorheology, Viscometers, Yield Stress

    Measurements of Properties of Blood

    Electrocardiograms, Cells, ions channels, and oxygen transport

    Transports of Ions (sodium, potassium and calcium), Oxygen and CO2

    Final Exam

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.