FCH-DA_BIOAcad. year: 2020/2021
Bioengineering, Polyhydroxyalkanoates, Lactic acid, Poly(lactic acid), Bacterial cellulose, Enzymes, Enzymatic lignin, Antibiotics, Tissue engineering, Electrospinning, 3D printing.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Theoretical knowledge of biotechnological processes used in bioengineering for the production of biopolymers, enzymes and antibiotics.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
A. Kovalcik, Bioengineering, e-learning course, 2020, FCH BUT Brno (EN)
M.C.Flickinger: Upstream industrial biotechnology, Wiley, 2013 (EN)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
The course is taught through participation in selected lectures and consultations on topics arising from the assignment of the doctoral thesis.
Lectures on individual topics are available at the eLearning according to the course syllabus.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Language of instruction
Production of polyhydroxyalkanoates.
Production of lactic acid and poly(lactic acid).
Production of bacterial cellulose.
Enzymes and production of enzymatic lignin.
Production of antibiotics.
Tissue engineering and electrospinning.
Tissue engineering and 3D printing.
To deepen the knowledge of selected industrial methods used in bioengineering to deliver a variety of products in applied industries.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
The course is taught through individual consultations on topics arising from the assignment of the doctoral thesis and presentation of selected topic.
eLearning: currently opened course