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Design of Safe Medical Devices and Boards
Entwurf von sicheren medizinischen Geräten und Baugruppen

Course 000EI71045 in WS 2020/1

General Data

Course Type lecture with integrated exercises
Semester Weekly Hours 3 SWS
Organisational Unit Associate Professorship of Bio-inspired Information Processing (Prof. Hemmert)
Lecturers Bernhard Gleich
Responsible/Coordination: Werner Hemmert
Dates Fri, 10:00–11:30, virtuell

Assignment to Modules

Further Information

Courses are together with exams the building blocks for modules. Please keep in mind that information on the contents, learning outcomes and, especially examination conditions are given on the module level only – see section "Assignment to Modules" above.

additional remarks This module gives an overview of how to develop safe electrical equipment. The following topics will be introduced: • basic standards of functional safety • basic safety and essential performance of medical electrical equipment • identification of safety relevant hardware failures and embedded software failures • identification of safety relevant embedded software failures • error control techniques for medical devices • limitations of non-ideal electronic components (passive and active components, programmable components) • use of non-ideal electronic components in medical devices • basics of PCB board design
Links E-Learning course (e. g. Moodle)
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