Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. know basic elements of biosystems engineering
2. have developed an integrated vision of different topics related to agricultural engineering.
Course Content (Syllabus)
Basic concepts and examples of biosystems. Basic analysis tools of biosystems operation. Examples of models of different scale and applications. Monitoring and management of biosystems (objectives, constraints, decision making). Complete application examples (livestock units, biomass harvesting, greenhouse control, automation, sensing and control of processes in the agricultural sector, robotics, artificial intelligence, machinery - pumps, agricultural tractors, power production from biomass, animal waste management).