Bioelectromagnetism

COURSE CONTENTS

New York, 29.8. and 30.8. 2006

Course I. Tuesday 29.8. 2006 (Full day)

Bioelectromagnetism - Theory

Lecturer: Professor Jaakko Malmivuo

 

Introduction
ANATOMICAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL BASIS OF BIOELECTROMAGNETISM
Nerve and Muscle Cells
Subthreshold Membrane Phenomena
Active Behavior of the Membrane
The Heart
BIOELECTRIC SOURCES AND CONDUCTORS AND THEIR MODELING
Volume Source and Volume Conductor
THEORETICAL METHODS IN BIOELECTROMAGNETISM
Theoretical Methods for Analyzing Volume Sources and Volume Conductors
Theory of Biomagnetic Measurements
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY
ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY
IMPEDANCE TOMOGRAPHY

Course II. Wednesday 30.8. 2006 (Half day)

Bioelectromagnetism - Advanced Topics

Lecturers: Professor Jaakko Malmivuo, Professor Jari Hyttinen and
Professor Frank Sachse

 

Jaakko Malmivuo:
RELATIVE MERITS OF BIOELECTRIC AND BIOMAGNETIC MEASUREMENTS

Frank Sachse:
MODELING OF CARDIAC ELECTRIC FIELDS

Jari Hyttinen:
NEW IMPLANTABLE DEVICES FOR BIOELECTRIC MEASUREMENTS