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Courses - Fall 2023
Bioengineering Department Site
(Perm Req)
Special Topics in Bioengineering; Pulmonary Engineering
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisites: BIOE120 and BIOE121; or Permission of the Fischell Department of Bioengineer Bioengineering

This course will overview the biology and physiology of the lung to provide a basis for design of therapies and medical devices for pulmonary applications. Specific topics to be covered include inhaled drug delivery, lung-on-a-chip disease models, and regenerative approaches for lung repair. Recent literature highlighting advances in pulmonary bioengineering will be discussed throughout the course.