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BIOFLUID DYNAMICS

CODE 80584
ACADEMIC YEAR 2019/2020
CREDITS 6 credits during the 2nd year of 8725 Bioengineering (LM-21) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR ICAR/01
LANGUAGE Italian (English on demand)
TEACHING LOCATION GENOVA (Bioengineering)
SEMESTER 1° Semester
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

AIMS AND CONTENT

TEACHING METHODS

Combination of traditional lectures (30 hours) and classroom work on a project (18 hours). 

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Introduction to biofluid dynamics.
Blood rheology.
Fluid mechanics of the hearth
Flow in large arteries
Flow in the microcirculation.
Ocular fluid mechanics.

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

RODOLFO REPETTO (President)

JAN OSCAR PRALITS

NICOLETTA TAMBRONI

LESSONS

TEACHING METHODS

Combination of traditional lectures (30 hours) and classroom work on a project (18 hours). 

Class schedule

BIOFLUID DYNAMICS

EXAMS

ASSESSMENT METHODS

The students will be asked to work on a project that will be described in detail during class hours. In order to take the exam the students will have to work out the projects and write a short report for each of them. The exam will consist in an oral discussion of the projects and of the contents of the course.

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
24/01/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale
18/02/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale
09/06/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale
22/06/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale
15/07/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale
04/09/2020 10:00 GENOVA Orale