**Knowledge that you should already have**

- Viscosity, velocity profile for simple situations, boundary layer & Reynolds number (from fluids)
- Thermodynamic equilibrium, first and second law, zero and first order kinetics (from physics/thermo)
- Understand what is thermal energy (from physics)
- Solution of simplest ordinary first and second order differential equations with constant coefficients and solution of the heat equation (from math, a handout of all the math needed is provided)
- Basic biological terminology and understanding of tissue and cell (intro bio)