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Chemical Engineering (CH E)

CH E 340 Introduction to Biomolecular Engineering (3) Introduction to concepts and principles of biomolecular engineering, with emphasis on biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.

CH E 340 Introduction to Biomolecular Engineering (3)

This course introduces students to the concepts and principles needed to apply chemical engineering principles to the analysis of biological systems, with particular emphasis on the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Students will learn to use appropriate search engines to identify and characterize specific genes and proteins, discuss similarities and differences between biological and chemical processes, perform statistical analyses of biological data, and estimate rates of enzymatic reactions and bioreactor mass transfer. This course is required for the B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering.


General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Fall 2013
Prerequisite: CH E 210 with "C" or betterB M B 251, CHEM 212

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.

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