ABOUT THE COURSE
Bioprocesses are used by any biotechnology/pharma industry to produce biological products that are widely used. This course, bioreactors, will consider the heart of any bioprocess. It will present all aspects that are relevant for an appreciation of all relevant aspects of bioreactors. This course is expected to be of interest to students who want to learn about bioreactors, teachers who want to better understand the basis of their material, as well as industry personnel who are looking to better understand the principles and apply them to creatively solve their existing challenges.
Biological Eng., Biotechnology, Biochemical Eng., Chemical Eng.,
- BE (other experienced students such as ME/MS/PhD can also register to get a unique viewpoint)
Ability to appreciate simple mathematical analysis
INDUSTRIES THAT WILL RECOGNIZE THIS COURSE
All biotech and pharma industries (Biocon, Sanofi-Pasteur, Dr. Reddys, …)
Shuler, M.L. and Kargi, F. 2002. Bioprocess Engineering: Basic Concepts, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
J. Bailey and D. Ollis, Biochemical Engineering Fundamentals; McGraw Hill, 1986.
In addition, the students would be directed to specific sources during the course – they will become available during the course on the course page.
The exam is optional. Exams will be on 26 March 2017
Time: shift 1:9 am-12 noon;shift 2:2pm-5 pm
Registration url: Announcements will be made when the registration form is open for registrations.
The online registration form has to be filled and the certification exam fee needs to be paid. More details will be made available when the exam registration form is published
Final score will be calculated as : 25% assignment score + 75% final exam score
25% assignment score is calculated as 25% of average of Best 3 out of 4 assignments
E-Certificate will be given to those who register and write the exam and score greater than or equal to 40% final score. Certificate will have your name, photograph and the score in the final exam with the breakup. It will have the logos of NPTEL and Institiute which is coordinating. It will be e-verifiable at nptel.ac.in/noc.