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B M E 401: Physics for Medicine and Biology

  • Catalog Description:
    Forces on bones and muscles; body fluid flow; electrodynamics of nerve impulses; electrocardiograms; magnetocardiograms and magnetoencephalograms; diffusion processes, membrane transport, kidney function; biological effects in magnetic resonance and ultra-low frequency electromagnetic radiation; laser applications.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Physics 201 and 202 or Physics 207 and 208
  • Official Course Description (pdf)

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