Course programme

Date

Mon, 28.8.Welcome  -  Workshop "German Language and Culture"  -  Introduction to courses  -  Poster session stimulation 

Opening session: "Healthy Ageing - A New Challenge for Biomedical Engineers" (Wallhoff)
Tue, 29.8.

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Fri, 1.9.
Basics of Microfluidics (M. Schlüter, H. Lenz-Strauch)
Course content:

Basic fabrication principles
Applications of microfluidics
Project work:Training on basic production techniques
Sat, 2.9.
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Sun, 3.9.

Excursions to Baltrum (Mud flat hiking) and Meyer Shipyard Papenburg
Mon, 4.9.

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Thu, 7.9.

Microfluidics Engineering (A. Luque, S. Gaßmann)
Course content:Basics of microfluidics (calculations/scaling laws)   
Basics of CFD
Project work:Definition of the project goal (application)
Research of the state-of-the-art
Design of the system
Simulation of the system
Start with the fabrication
Fri, 8.9.
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Sun, 10.9.

Weekend excursion to Hamburg
Mon, 11.9.

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Thu, 14.9.

Microfluidics Application (R. Lima, S. Gaßmann)
Course content: Biomicrofluidics
Advanced applications
Recent research in microfluidics
Project work: Characterisation of the system
Comparison with the calculation/simulation
Presentation of the results
Fri, 15.9.Poster presentations - Student evaluation - Final award presentations

 

 

Normal timetable

09:00Start morning session
12:00 Lunch 
13:00 Start afternoon session 
16:00End