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HST 545
Physiological Systems Analysis

Term: Fall

Course Director(s):
Time:
M/W 11:30-1:00pm
Location:
FAS: Maxwell Dworkin G125
Course Website:
None
Prerequisite:
18.03, 18.06
Restrictions:
Subject follows Harvard FAS calendar.
MIT Units:
3-3-6 (N-Level Credit )
Harvard Units:
N/A
Harvard Course Equivalent: 
BioMed 110
A survey of systems theory with applications from bioengineering and physiology. Analysis: differential equations, linear and nonlinear systems, stability, the complementary nature of time and frequency domain methods, feedback, and biological oscillations. Applications: nerve function, muscle dynamics, cardiovascular regulation. Laboratory: neural models, feedback control systems, properties of muscle, cardiovascular function.