450-2013 – Transducers and sensors in biomedicine (SSB)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Cybernetics and Biomedical Engineering
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Martin Augustynek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
450-2013/01 2010/2011 5
450-2013/02 2015/2016 5
450-2013/03 2019/2020 4
450-2013/04 2019/2020 4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students are introduced into the biomedical sensors construction, utilization and calibration. The goal of the course is to measure and transfer the biological signal from the human body by different methods.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs


Lectures are preparing student for obtaining and analyzing signal from human body by different physical Metod of measurement. The main part is concentrated on medical sensor design, principles,utilization and calibration.

Compulsory literature:

TOGAWA, Tatsuo, Toshiyo TAMURA a P. ÅKE ÖBERG. Biomedical Sensors and Instruments. 2nd ed. Hoboken: CRC Press, 2011. ISBN 978-142-0090-796. WANG, Ping a Qingjun. LIU. Biomedical sensors and measurement. Heidelberg: Springer, c2011. Advanced topics in science and technology in China. ISBN 978-364-2195-259.

Recommended literature:

Senzor technology and Devices,Boston,London, 1994,ISBN 0-89006-532-2 Randy,F. Understanding smart sensors,Boston,London,1996, ISBN 0-89006-824-0


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.