ENGG 166: Quantitative Human Physiology


18S: 2A


ENGS 22 or equivalent; BIOL 12 or BIOL 14 or ENGS 30; ENGS 23 or MATH 23 or BIOL 35 or PEMM 101

Can be used by undergraduates for A.B. course count only

Introduction to human physiology using the quantitative methods of engineering and physical science. Topical coverage includes cellular membrane ion transport, Hodgkin-Huxley models and action potentials, musculoskeletal system, cardiovascular physiology, respiratory physiology, and nervous system physiology. Laboratory exercises and a final project delve into the measurement of human physiology, data analysis, and model testing.