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bi·o·en·gi·neer·ing

 (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

(ˌbaɪəʊˌɛndʒɪˈnɪərɪŋ)
n
1. (Medicine) the design and manufacture of aids, such as artificial limbs, to rectify defective body functions
2. (General Engineering) the design, manufacture, and maintenance of engineering equipment used in biosynthetic processes, such as fermentation
ˌbioˌengiˈneer n

bi•o•en•gi•neer•ing

(ˌbaɪ oʊˌɛn dʒəˈnɪər ɪŋ)

n.
1. the application of engineering principles and techniques to problems in medicine and biology, as the design and production of artificial limbs and organs.
2. the branch of engineering that deals with applications of biological processes to the manufacture of products.
[1960–65]
bi`o•en`gi•neer′, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bioengineering - the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environmentsbioengineering - the branch of engineering science in which biological science is used to study the relation between workers and their environments
applied science, engineering science, technology, engineering - the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems; "he had trouble deciding which branch of engineering to study"
Translations

bioengineering

[ˈbaɪəʊendʒɪˈnɪərɪŋ] Nbioingeniería f

bioengineering

bio-engineering [ˌbaɪəʊɛndʒɪˈnɪərɪŋ] n
(= genetic engineering) → génie m génétique
(MEDICINE)bioingénierie f

bioengineering

n bioingeniería
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Kasiviswanathan Muthukumarappan, PhD, South Dakota State University Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, SAE 225, Box 2120, Brookings, SD 57007; phone: 605-688-5661; email: kas.
Bajwa, Professor and Chair, Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, was honored for her outstanding research in precision agriculture and biocomposites, stakeholder engagement, academic leadership, and service to agricultural and biological engineering.
Villar was the Guest Speaker during the National Forum on the Implementation of Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering & Mechanization Regulations, sponsored by the Professional Regulatory Board of Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering (PRB-ABE) & Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) at the Century Park Hotel, Manila.
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Muscat: Three academics from the Department of Soils, Water and Agricultural Engineering of the College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences at Sultan Qaboos University, jointly edited the latest issue of the Acta Horticulturae Journal, a prestigious international journal publishing research papers in different fields related to agriculture, including agricultural and biosystems engineering.
Brian holds a Master's Degree in Civil & Environmental Engineering and a Bachelor's Degree in Biosystems Engineering.
Our work highlights the importance of looking at the full life cycle of energy production and use, not just at what comes out of tailpipes," said Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering Assistant Professor Jason Hill, co-author of the study.
Convergence of technologies in the realm of biosystems engineering especially in association with controlled environment of crop production, scheduled production systems, automation and human-machine interface can minimize the risk in farming, increase the resources-use efficiency, and deployed the production according to market demand.
The third section briefly treats biosystems engineering in two chapters on redox biopolymers and thermoplastics produced with metallocene catalysts.
Marty Matlock has a doctorate in biosystems engineering from Oklahoma State University.
Before the meeting in Beijing, Rankin visited the School of Biosystems Engineering and Food Science at Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China, to give a seminar about his work in the field of chemical-induced injury to the kidney.
Paul Chen, Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, 301 BioAgEng, University of Minnesota, 1390 Eckles Ave.