ENGRI 1190

ENGRI 1190

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Biomaterials exist at the intersection of biology and engineering. This course explores natural structural materials in the human body, their properties and microstructure, and their synthetic and semi-synthetic replacements. Bones, joints, teeth, tendons, and ligaments are used as examples, with their metal, plastic, and ceramic replacements. Topics covered include mechanical properties, corrosion, toxicity, and biocompatibility. Case studies of design lead to consideration of regulatory approval requirements and legal liability issues.

When Offered Fall.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: MSE 1190

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17621ENGRI 1190  LEC 001

    • MWFClark Hall 700
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Donnelly, E

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 21305ENGRI 1190  LEC 003

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Donnelly, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 19969ENGRI 1190  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Discussion section is optional.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 19970ENGRI 1190  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: In Person Transition to Online
    Discussion section is optional.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 20201ENGRI 1190  DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 21623ENGRI 1190  DIS 204

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Donnelly, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online

  • 21625ENGRI 1190  DIS 205

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Sep 2 - Dec 16, 2020
    • Donnelly, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online