Fundamental principles of biomedical engineering and commonalities with mechanical, electrical, and chemical/biological engineering. Emphasis on the application of engineering design in a biomedical context. Introduction to industrial and academic career paths.
Only offered for high school students who are concurrently enrolled in the complementary in-person course at a participating high school. Offered as an online course only. Credit allowed for only one of the following: BIOM 180A1, BIOM 100, or BIOM 101.
Textbooks and Materials
Please check the CSU Bookstore for textbook information. Textbook listings are available at the CSU Bookstore about 3 weeks prior to the start of the term.
Dr. Ketul C, Popat is an Associate Professor of Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University. His research interests include Biomedical Engineering, tissue engineering, cancer, controlled release, biocompatibility, biomaterials, orthopaedics, and bio-nanotechnology.
Dr. Popat received his M.Engr. In Chemical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology and his Ph.D. in Bioengineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago.