Our Faculty, Staff & Students

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Krenicki Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Department Chair

Dr. Ki Chon
Phone: (860) 486-4767
Email: kchon@engr.uconn.edu

Staff

Lisa Ephraim
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Phone: (860) 486-0163
E-mail: lisae@engr.uconn.edu

Jennifer Desrosiers
Financial Assistant II
Phone: (860) 486-0116
E-mail: jennd@engr.uconn.edu

Amanda Sierpinski
Financial Assistant II (Grants and Contracts) 
Phone: (860) 486-3869
E-mail: ams13020@engr.uconn.edu

 

Main Office Address

Biomedical Engineering Department
A.B. Bronwell Building, Room 217
260 Glenbrook Road, Unit 3247
University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 06269-3247
Phone: (860) 486-5838
Fax: (860) 486-2500

Curriculum 2014-2015

Freshman Year (Total credits: 31)

First Semester

CHEM 1127Q – General Chemistry (4 credits)
MATH 1131Q – Calculus I (4 credits)
CSE 1010 – Introduction to Computing (3 credits)
ENGL 1010 or 1011 or 2011 or 3800 – Seminar in Academic Writing or Seminar in Writing Through Literature (4 credits)
ENGR 1000 – Orientation to Engineering (1 credit)

Second Semester

CHEM 1128Q – General Chemistry (4 credits)
MATH 1132Q – Calculus II (4 credits)
BIOL 1107 – Principles of Biology (4 credits)
ENGR 1166 – Foundations of Engineering, BME Section (3 credits)

Sophomore Year (Total credits: 32)

First Semester

PHYS 1501Q – Physics for Engineers I (4 credits)
MATH 2110Q – Multivariable Calculus (4 credits)
BME 2101 – Introduction to Biomedical Engineering (3 credits)
CE 2110 – Applied Mechanics I (3 credits)
Content Area 1 (Not PHIL) (3 credits)

Second Semester

PHYS 1502Q – Physics for Engineers II (4 credits)
BME 3120 – LabView Basics for Biomedical Engineers (1 credit)
ECE 2001W – Electric Circuits (4 credits)
MSE 2101 – Material Science & Engr. I (3 credits)
MATH 2410Q – Elementary Differential Equations (3 credits)

Junior Year (Total credits: 34)

First Semester

BME 3600W – Biomechanics (4 credits)
PNB 2264 – Human Physiology and Anatomy (4 credits)
ECE 3101 – Signals & Systems (3 credits)
BME 3500 – Biomedical Engineering Measurements (4 credits)
Content Area 2 (Social Science) (3 credits)

Second Semester

BME 3700 – Biomaterials (4 credits)
Engineering Elective (3 credits)
CHEM 2443 – Organic Chemistry (3 credits)
STAT 3025Q – Statistical Methods (Calculus Level) (3 credits)
PHIL 1104 – Philosophy & Ethics (3 credits)

Senior Year (Total credits: 33)

First Semester

BME 4900 – Biomedical Engineering Design I (3 credits)
Free Elective (3 credits)
Biomedical Engineering Elective (3 credits)
Biomedical Engineering Elective (3 credits)
Engineering Elective (3 credits)
Content Area 2 (Social Sciences; not same department as in Junior Year) (3 credits)

Second Semester

BME 4910 – Biomedical Engineering Design II (3 credits)
Biomedical Engineering Elective (3 credits)
Engineering Elective (3 credits)
Content Area 4 (Diversity) (3 credits)
Content Area 4 (International) (3 credits)

TOTAL CREDITS FOR DEGREE: 128