BME 4490

BME 4490

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

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 musculoskeletal 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.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to BME majors. Permission of instructor required if prerequisites not met. 
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BME 3410 or BME 3210.

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 Engineering Communications requirement for BME majors.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12547BME 4490  LEC 001

  • 12548BME 4490  LAB 401

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    • Bonassar, L

  • 17816BME 4490  LAB 402

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    • Bonassar, L