Mathematical Modeling of Biological and Physiological Processes

Course Code:

604

Semester:

Undergraduate Courses

Specialization Category:

Semester 6 ( ΜΕ )

Course Hours:

2+1

ECTS:

4

Course Outline

  • Introduction to the modeling of biological and physiological systems, use of computational tools (EXCEL,
    MATLAB, others)
  • Types of biological / physiological models – examples
  • Introduction to descriptive statistics and basic parameters for the analysis of biomedical data
  • Design of experiments and clinical studies
  • Use of differential equations to describe physiological phenomena
  • Principles and models of pharmacokinetics
  • Analog models for biological and physiological systems