bioengineering

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bioengineering

1. the design and manufacture of aids, such as artificial limbs, to rectify defective body functions
2. the design, manufacture, and maintenance of engineering equipment used in biosynthetic processes, such as fermentation

Bioengineering

The use of living plants, or a combination of living and nonliving materials, to stabilize slopes and drainage ways.

bioengineering

[‚bī·ō‚en·jə′nir·iŋ]
(engineering)
The application of engineering knowledge to the fields of medicine and biology.
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The application biosystems engineering principles from field engineering to controlled environment to system monitoring via automation of data acquisition ,decision support systems, pre and post harvest handling would required the techno savvy farmers to be part of the systems for transformation.
Kasiviswanathan Muthukumarappan, PhD, South Dakota State University Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, SAE 225, Box 2120, Brookings, SD 57007; phone: 605-688-5661; email: kas.muthukum@sdstate.edu.
The third section briefly treats biosystems engineering in two chapters on redox biopolymers and thermoplastics produced with metallocene catalysts.
Shaobo Deng, Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, 301 Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Building, University of Minnesota, 1390 Eckles Ave., St.
Yi So-Yeon, 29, a biosystems engineering student, will now blast off on April 8 in a Russian-made Soyuz rocket, replacing 30-year-old male computer engineer Ko San on the 27-million-dollar space flight.
Wilhelm (biosystems engineering and environmental science, U.
Maronek and Butler hope their paper will lead to greater integration of agriculture's expertise in entomology, horticulture, sociology, veterinary science and biosystems engineering, which can help address policy issues such as land preservation, sprawl and food security.
One hour in the university's career center followed by a tour of the biosystems engineering and soil science department at the University of Tennessee, and I was hooked.
Kasiviswanathan Muthukumarappan, PhD, Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, South Dakota State University, Box 2120, Brookings, SD 57007; phone: 605-688-5661; fax: 605-688-6764; email: muthukum@sdstate.edu.
of Mount Union) and Thomas (biosystems engineering, Auburn U.).