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School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Biomedical Engineering Programming I
BME Programming I
Fall 2016
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Jason Zara
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Introduction to Matlab Programming and fundamentals of programming in general with a focus on biomedical engineering problems. Functions, input/output, selection statements, loop statements, string manipulation, and debugging techniques will be covered; manipulation of vectors and matrices and the use of vectorized code.
At the completion of the course, students should be able to: 1) Understand and be capable of utilizing the fundamentals of introductory computer programming including functions, I/O, loops, and debugging. 2) Be able to understand and program with the Matlab programming language. 3) Demonstrate the ability to independently write computer programs to accomplish biomedical programming tasks.
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This course is a programming course that is different in two key ways from all other GW programming courses 1) it focuses on biomedical engineering examples and tasks and 2) it teaches programming using Matlab as the language of teaching.
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