Omfattning: 5

Tidtabel: 13.01.2016 - 11.05.2016

Ansvarslärare (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

prof. Sami Franssila

Other teachers:

PhD Ville P. Jokinen

Undervisningsperiod (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Lärandemål (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The student can analyze fluid flow in microchannels and knows the relative importance of  surface forces in the microscale. The student understands laminar flow and diffusion and knows the operating principles of basic microfluidic components (channels, mixers, reactors, nozzles). The student is familiar with applications of microfluidics in the fields of analytical chemistry and cell biology. The student can explain benefits of miniaturized chemical separation and detection systems. Student can describe cell behaviour on various chips and is familiar with the lab-on-a-chip and the organ-on-a-chip concepts.

Innehåll (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fluid physics, surface science, polymer microfabriation, chemical microsystems, cell microsystems.

Metoder, arbetssätt och bedömningsgrunder (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures, individual homework exercises, seminar talks, group work.

Exercises 30 points, personal project 30 points, group project 30 points, exam 30 points (grading based on 100 points, so there is bonus possibility).
The student must get at least 50% from exam.

Arbetsmängd (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures: 14 h

Exercises and seminars: 14 h

Homework for exercises and seminars: 83 h

Preparation for exam: 20 h

Exam 4 h

Studiematerial (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Articles from scientific literature will be handed out.

Ersättande prestationer (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

MT-0.6081 Microfluidics and BioMEMS
S-129.3001 Microfluidics and BioMEMS

Kursens webbplats (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Förkunskaper (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Useful previous studies: basic chemistry courses, Virtaukset ja reaktorit (Fluids and reactors), Pintakemia (Surface Chemistry)

Bedömningsskala (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Anmälning (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

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