BME 4490

BME 4490

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

This course focuses on mastering experimental techniques related to measuring the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials and biological tissues. Students will learn techniques for measuring mechanical properties of cardiovascular and musculosketletal tissues in tension, compression, shear, and bending. Students will learn to apply non-linear models to describe the behavior of elastic, viscoelastic, poroelastic, and hyperelastic materials.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BME 3410, or BME 3210, or permission of instructor.

Satisfies Requirement Course serves as the BMMB Concentration Practicum Laboratory. BMDD students may also use this course to serve as their practicum lab. This course satisfies the Technical Writing requirement for BME majors.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12929BME 4490  LEC 001

  • 12930BME 4490  LAB 401