Course syllabus

Medicinsk signalbehandling
Biomedical Signal Processing

BMEN01, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2023/24
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering, LTH
Decided by: PLED BME
Date of Decision: 2023-04-13

General Information

Elective for: BME4-sbh, C4, D4, E4-ss, E4-mt, F4, F4-mt, F4-bm, F4-ss, Pi4-biek
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English on demand


The course provides an overview of methods suitable for solving problems in biomedical signal processing. The student should obtain sufficient insights on the origin on biomedical signals and analysis methods to independently determine suitable methods.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Bioelectrical signals


Brain signals


Examination details

Grading scale: TH - (U,3,4,5) - (Fail, Three, Four, Five)
Assessment: Exam at the end of the course. A comprehensive, mandatory project pursued from a problem-oriented perspective where the student will have to take considerable responsability in formulating and solving the assigned task.

The examiner, in consultation with Disability Support Services, may deviate from the regular form of examination in order to provide a permanently disabled student with a form of examination equivalent to that of a student without a disability.

Code: 0118. Name: Examination.
Credits: 5,5. Grading scale: TH. Assessment: Passed exam Contents: Written exam
Code: 0218. Name: Project.
Credits: 2. Grading scale: UG. Assessment: Passed project Contents: Project for max two students


Assumed prior knowledge: ESS040 /EITF75 Systems and Signals, ETI265 /EITA50 Signal Processing in Multimedia, BMEA05 Signals and Systems or EITF15 Signal Processing - Theory and Applications.
The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: ETI160, ETIF15

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Professor Leif Sörnmo,
Course coordinator: Matrin Stridh,
Course coordinator: Frida Sandberg,
Course homepage:
Further information: With less than 16 participants, the course may be given with reduced teaching and more self studies.