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Douglas Gordon Hayes

Institute Professor | Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science
Courses
Below are courses taught during the current or past three academic years. Consult Timetable for the most current listing of courses and instructor(s).

BSE 231 - Biochemistry for Engineers
3 credit hour(s)

Fundamentals of biochemistry presented from an engineering point of view and applied to solve engineering-related problems. Topics to be covered include fundamental organic chemistry of amino acids, carbohydrates, lipids and other important biochemicals; the role and control of pH in biological solutions; fundamental biochemistry of proteins and enzymes; introduction to bioenergetics and metabolic pathways, and the replication, transcription, and translation of DNA.

(RE) Prerequisite(s) : CHEM 122* and CHEM 123*, and MATH 132* or MATH 141*.

BSE 321 - Biothermodynamics, Heat, and Mass Transfer
3 credit hour(s)

Application of thermodynamics to biological systems; heat transfer with emphasis upon conduction and convection applications; introduction to diffusion mass transfer.

(RE) Prerequisite(s) : BSE 221.

BSE 530 - Research Problems in Biosystems Engineering
1 - 3 credit hours

Theoretical and experimental studies relating to current problems in biosystems engineering.

Repeatability: May be repeated. Maximum 6 hours.

Other Instructors: Gan, Hao | Yoder, Daniel

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215 Plant Biotechnology Building
2505 E J Chapman Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-4531
Education and Training
  • Doctorate, Chemical Engineering, University Michigan Ann Arbor*, 1991
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Douglas Gordon Hayes

Institute Professor | Biosystems Engineering and Soil Science
Douglas Gordon Hayes image
215 Plant Biotechnology Building
2505 E J Chapman Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-4531
Education and Training
  • Doctorate, Chemical Engineering, University Michigan Ann Arbor*, 1991
Courses
Below are courses taught during the current or past three academic years. Consult Timetable for the most current listing of courses and instructor(s).

BSE 231 - Biochemistry for Engineers
3 credit hour(s)

Fundamentals of biochemistry presented from an engineering point of view and applied to solve engineering-related problems. Topics to be covered include fundamental organic chemistry of amino acids, carbohydrates, lipids and other important biochemicals; the role and control of pH in biological solutions; fundamental biochemistry of proteins and enzymes; introduction to bioenergetics and metabolic pathways, and the replication, transcription, and translation of DNA.

(RE) Prerequisite(s) : CHEM 122* and CHEM 123*, and MATH 132* or MATH 141*.

BSE 321 - Biothermodynamics, Heat, and Mass Transfer
3 credit hour(s)

Application of thermodynamics to biological systems; heat transfer with emphasis upon conduction and convection applications; introduction to diffusion mass transfer.

(RE) Prerequisite(s) : BSE 221.

BSE 530 - Research Problems in Biosystems Engineering
1 - 3 credit hours

Theoretical and experimental studies relating to current problems in biosystems engineering.

Repeatability: May be repeated. Maximum 6 hours.

Other Instructors: Gan, Hao | Yoder, Daniel

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