Course Title : Electrical and Electronic Engineering in Biomedical Applications

Code 62000
Course Year 4th year
Term 1st term
Class day & Period
Credits 2
Lecture Form(s) Lecture
Instructor T. Matsuda, T. Kobayashi, K. Koyamada, S. Ishii, S. Doi, H. Shimoda, S. Oba, E. Furutani

Course Description

The course provides technologies based on electrical and electronic engineering in biomedical applications.


A report is given in the class on each theme for evaluating the level of understanding of the fundamentals of electrical and electronic engineering in biomedical applications. Rating is based on the comprehensive evaluation of the reports.

Course Goals

To acquire fundamental knowledge of physiological phenomena and functions, and mathematical models, and understand simulation and analysis methods in biomedical applications

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
cell/biodynamics simulation 2-3 electrophysiology, computer simulation of cell and biodynamics
brain function measurement 2-3 brain nerve system, magnetoencephalogram (MEG), functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), and their applications
visualization 2-3 visualization techniques for numerical simulation, steering, optimization
modeling and simulation of brain nerve system 2-3 simulation of information processing in neuron, mathematical modeling and analysis of higher brain function, bioinformatics
cognitive engineering 2-3 features of human cognitive activities from the viewpoint of psychology, congnitive engineering and its applications
biomedical and clinical systems 2-3 design and analysis of physiological state control system, system engineering approach and biomedical application to life


Handouts are given at the class.



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Additional Information

The contents of the lecture and their order are subject to changes depending on the situation each year.