166.157 Biochemical Engineering - Downstream processing
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand and explain the different Unit Operations in a typical Downstream Process. We will discuss, amongst other things, early DSP, the bascis and different principles of chromatography as well as inclusion body processing.

Subject of course

Unit Operations: Early DSP, Chromatography, membrane separation processes, filtration, centrifugation, continuous DSP

Teaching methods

The slides will be uploaded in TISS.

Mode of examination




Course dates

Thu08:30 - 11:3002.03.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO1 Spadiut Early DSP
Fri08:30 - 11:0003.03.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO2 Spadiut Protein Purification
Thu08:30 - 11:3009.03.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO3 Spadiut Protein Purification
Fri08:30 - 11:3010.03.2023Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO4 Spadiut DSP specialities

Examination modalities

Oral exam


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri12:00 - 13:0010.03.2023 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/96532455403?pwd=eXBrZUgyQjlUcFRyTHN1YXRLYzlQZz09oral01.02.2023 09:00 - 03.03.2023 09:00TISSExam 1
Fri09:00 - 10:0014.04.2023 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/98919637686?pwd=bWgxUXZheTlMd0dvNkJKT3lxRVUyUT09oral28.02.2023 09:00 - 07.04.2023 09:00TISSExam 2
Fri00:00 - 00:0005.05.2023 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/99314988015?pwd=cTl6d1ZNUTl1cEF6MTNFaHpsS1ZRQT09oral28.02.2023 09:00 - 28.04.2023 09:00TISSExam 3

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.01.2023 09:00 24.02.2023 09:00 26.02.2023 23:59



Slides will be provided just before each individual lecture


if required in English