20.380J | Spring 2010 | Undergraduate

Biological Engineering Design


Applying the two-dimensional matrix organization structure commonly found in consulting companies, each student will be placed in one Disease Group team (e.g. cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular) and one Business Speciality Group (e.g. clinical description of disease, mathematical modeling, in vitro studies).

Project teams progress through the following deliverables during the term; specific guidelines are provided for some of them.

Ses #
Technical paper presentation 7-8
Peer review of technical paper presentations 10
Design pitch presentation 11-13
Draft final report 20
Peer review of draft final report 22
Final report 24
Final presentation 26