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.

2024S, 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

Mon09:00 - 12:0004.03.2024Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO1 early DSP
Tue09:00 - 12:0005.03.2024Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO2 protein purification
Wed09:00 - 12:0006.03.2024Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO3 DSP in white biotech
Thu09:00 - 11:0007.03.2024Seminarraum BH Biosciences VO4 inclusion body processing

Examination modalities

Oral exam


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Fri09:00 - 10:0008.03.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/63822262545?pwd=R092VmJMODA1QlphcEV3b0F5MisyZz09oral31.01.2024 09:00 - 01.03.2024 09:00TISSExam 1
Thu13:00 - 14:0011.04.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/69193568848?pwd=TFpldnZRMmQvUzdyOVFkcG4wY3Zjdz09oral27.02.2024 09:00 - 05.04.2024 09:00TISSExam 2
Wed13:00 - 14:0008.05.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/67215761528?pwd=c0Y5bG1zbzRMdHJndmY1WGhOcm9NUT09oral27.02.2024 09:00 - 26.04.2024 09:00TISSExam 3

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
29.01.2024 09:00 23.02.2024 09:00 25.02.2024 23:59



Slides will be provided just before each individual lecture


if required in English