Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Biophysical Research Methods I BIF 503 0 2 + 2 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. BİRSEN AYDEMİR
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Doç.Dr. BİRSEN AYDEMİR

Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

Determination of acid-base parameters, blood gas analysis, pH, PO2, PCO2 measurements, measurement of whole blood and blood plasma viscosity, erythrocyte deformability measurements, the cam device measures blood count, some of the parameters of devices working on the principle of chemiluminescence measurement, the measurement of concentrations of various molecular spectrophotometric method electrophysiological recording methods will be made. All of applications will be made in the research laboratories .

Course Content

O2, CO2 and pH electrode structure, working principles, Iemorheologic parameters and measurement techniques, blood count device working principle, working on the principle of chemiluminescence autoanalyzer method, spektrofotometik includes methods and electrophysiological recording techniques.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Definition of Bioelektrod and understanding the working principle Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Problem Solving, Homework,
2 Understanding the types of electrode, learn how it works Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Homework,
3 Viscosity, platelet and red blood cell aggregation, erythrocyte deformability, and non newtoniyel newtoniyel grasp of fluid dynamics Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Homework,
4 iscosity, platelet and red blood cell aggregation, erythrocyte deformability, and non newtoniyel newtoniyel grasp of fluid dynamics Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Homework,
5 The working principle of viscometers, viscosity measurement systems, understand the working principles of systems aggregometer Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Homework,
6 The working principle of viscometers, viscosity measurement systems, understand the working principles of systems aggregometer Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Homework,
7 Iontophoresis principles and measuring Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Homework,
8 Iontophoresis principles and measuring Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Demonstration, Problem Solving, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Bio-electrodes Text books, reviews, web cites
2 Types of Electrodes Text books, reviews, web cites
3 Hemorheologic parameters Text books, reviews, web cites
4 Hemorheologic parameters measurement techniques Text books, reviews, web cites
5 Blood Count devices Text books, reviews, web cites
6 Chemiluminescence autoanalyzer working method Text books, reviews, web cites
7 The basic laws of spectrophotometric measurements Text books, reviews, web cites
8 Spectrophotometric methods Text books, reviews, web cites
9 Electrophysiological Recording of input methods Text books, reviews, web cites
10 Electrophysiological recording system definition Text books, reviews, web cites
11 Electrophysiological recording systems Text books, reviews, web cites
12 Electrophysiological recording systems Text books, reviews, web cites
13 Iontophoresis method Text books, reviews, web cites
14 Electrophoresis Text books, reviews, web cites
Resources
Course Notes <p>Biophysics, Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Lecture Notes<br /> Istanbul University Faculty of Medical Biophysics Lecture Notes Of Guyton A, Hall J. Textbook of Medical Physiology, Nobel Bookstore, Istanbul 2003</p>
Course Resources

Pehlivan F, Biophysics 2 Printing, Hacettepe Taş, 1997, Ankara, Turkey.
Celebi G. Biomedical Physics, 4 Printing, Publishing Faculties of Peace Press, Izmir, 2008.
Koksal F. Biological and Medical Physics, 3 Print the Nobel Bookstore, Istanbul, 2012

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To understand the basic principles of biophysics and molecular biophysics according to the basic concepts of the courses taken by students under the program. X
1 To understand the basic principles of biophysics and molecular biophysics according to the basic concepts of the courses taken by students under the program. X
2 Bioenergetics, biophysical events in the cell, action potentials, synaptic transmission, signal transduction mechanisms in cells, the basic Information of the concepts, the basic concepts of bioinformatics, the basic principles of bioelectric electrical mechanisms in the heart and muscles, electroencephalography (EEG) and electromyography´s (EMG), the basic principles, to understand the physical principles of muscle-nervous system. X
2 Bioenergetics, biophysical events in the cell, action potentials, synaptic transmission, signal transduction mechanisms in cells, the basic Information of the concepts, the basic concepts of bioinformatics, the basic principles of bioelectric electrical mechanisms in the heart and muscles, electroencephalography (EEG) and electromyography´s (EMG), the basic principles, to understand the physical principles of muscle-nervous system. X
3 To understand the dynamics of the circulatory and respiratory system. X
4 Understanding the sensory system biophysics
5 Learning the radiation biophysics X
6 Molecular Biophysical methods and learning and applying the basic principles of medical imaging. X
7 Thesis stage in the project or projects in the context of learning research techniques, to write articles and conference presentations X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 90
1. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 30
1. Final 70
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 6 96
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 138
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.52
dersAKTSKredisi 6