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2Second Semester
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Academic Year 2018/2019
School School of Industrial and Information Engineering
Name (Master of Science degree)(ord. 270) - MI (471) Biomedical Engineering
Track BIF - Bioingegneria dell'informazione - Information Bioengineering
Programme Year 1

Course Details
ID Code 099277
Course Title COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY OF THE HEART
Course Type Mono-Disciplinary Course
Credits (CFU / ECTS) 5.0
Semester Second Semester
Course Description Basic physiology of the heart: functioning and structure. Modeling cardiac excitation and excitability: The cardiac action potential. Models of cardiac action potential. The contractile behavior of the cardiac myocyte: active and passive elasticity of the cardiac myocyte. The muscle structure of the heart: mathematical models of cardiac anatomy. Modeling propagation in excitable media: Monodomain and bidomain equations. The extracellular potential and the model of the Torso. Mechanics of the heart: Kinematics relations, stress equilibrium, constitutive model of the cardiac tissue: passive and active behavior. Material parameter estimation. The Finite Element method for modeling Impulse propagation: algorithms, numerical implementation, convergence, stability and performance. Computational mechanics of the heart: The finite element method for nonlinear problems, implementation, and computer simulations. Stress analysis of the diastolic heart. Simulation aspects of the electro-mechanical simulation of the heart, i.e., influence of space and time dicretization.
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ING-IND/34
INDUSTRIAL BIOENGINEERING
5.0

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--AZZZZRodriguez Matas Jose Felix
manifesti v. 3.1.9 / 3.1.9
Area Servizi ICT
12/12/2019