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engineering

 [en″jĭ-nēr´ing]
the application of scientific and mathematical principles to useful ends, such as in the development of mechanical devices, systems, or processes.
biomedical engineering bioengineering.

bi·o·med·i·cal en·gi·neer·ing

application of engineering principles to obtain solutions to biomedical problems.

bioengineering

(bī′ō-ĕn′jə-nîr′ĭng)
n.
1. The application of engineering principles and techniques to the field of biology, especially biomedicine, as in the development of prostheses, biomaterials, and medical devices and instruments. Also called biomedical engineering.
2. Genetic engineering.

bioengineering

(1) The science of developing and manufacturing artificial replacements for organs, limbs and tissues.
(2) A branch of civil engineering based on use of living plants for erosion control and landscape restoration.

bioengineering

The science of developing and manufacturing artificial replacements for organs, limbs and tissues. See Biomaterial.

bioengineering

See BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING

bioengineering

  1. the application of technological processes to the biological synthesis of compounds of economic and medical importance. See GENETIC ENGINEERING.
  2. the creation of artifical replacements for body parts.
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Veritas Medical has received substantial support and advising from the university's Department of Bioengineering, the Center for Medical Innovation and the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute.
in Bioengineering program is part of the University of Maryland School of Medicine's Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), which is funded by the National Institutes of Health to train the next generation of leaders in academic medicine and biomedical research.
Because of the focus on a progression toward independence as a quantitative biomedical, behavioral, bioimaging, or bioengineering researcher, the prospective candidate for the Mentored Quantitative Research Career Development Award will require enhanced skills in the experimental, theoretical, and conceptual approaches used in biomedicine, behavioral science, bioimaging, or bioengineering.
In addition, soil bioengineering systems create resistance to sliding or shear displacement in a stream bank as they develop roots or fibrous inclusions.
A BRP must bring together the necessary physical, engineering, and computational science expertise with biological or clinical expertise and resources to address a significant area of bioengineering research within the mission of the NIH.
Applications for BRP awards should focus on an area of bioengineering research where progress is likely to make a significant contribution to improving human health.
Bioengineering Group and ARCADIS formed the team on the basis of their strong collaborative relationship, which is formalized through a Mentor-Protege agreement approved by the U.
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Bioengineering Group and ARCADIS (NASDAQ:ARCAF) announced today that their team has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide general design support services, multidisciplinary consultancy services and construction management services, primarily within the limits of the New Orleans District, by the New Orleans District of the U.
Awards to support bioengineering research partnerships for conducting basic bioengineering research that addresses important biological or medical research problems are available under a program cosponsored by 19 federal agencies.
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