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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2020 BME 036 Transport Phenomena in Biomedical Engineering 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri BME-036-5


This course explores the fundamental phenomena of momentum, energy, and mass transport. Topics cover the introduction to and application of the concepts of viscosity, velocity distributions, mass, thermal energy transport, mechanisms of mass transport, diffusivity, nonisothermal systems, concentration distributions, microscopic and macroscopic analysis of momentum in the context of problems of interest in terms of biomedical engineering and sciences.