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CHE 516 - Technologies for Treatment of Diabetes

Course Title: 

Technologies for Treatment of Diabetes

Course Description: 

Study of physiological control systems and engineering of external control of biological systems by focusing on an endocrine system disorder -- diabetes. The effects of type 1 diabetes on glucose homeostasis and various treatment technologies for regulation of glucose concentration. Development of mathematical models describing the dynamics of glucose and insulin concentration variations, blood glucose concentration measurement and inference techniques, insulin pumps, and artificial pancreas systems.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

None

Corequisite: 

None