BNG 255: Biology for Engineers

Principles of biology at the biology/engineering interface. The course will discuss biological principles that can inform an approach to engineering that is more in harmony with living systems and it will present engineering analyses of the structure and function of human tissue. Topics include an introduction to molecular biology, evolution and design, cell structure and function, the mechanics of tissues, sensing and signal transmission in the nervous system, biological energy generation and transduction, chemical detoxification and waste handling, and tissue defense mechanisms.

Course information

Topic: Honors

3.00 credits
Section 02H: Undergraduate Lecture
Instructor(s): 

Location: Library Lecture Hall 207

Class: #11441

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

Status: 

Course information

3.00 credits
Section 01B: Undergraduate Lecture
Instructor(s): 

Location: Library Lecture Hall 207

Class: #11440

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

Status: 

Course search