SBME-709:Advanced Topics in Biomechanics

Code: 
SBME-709
Title: 
Advanced Topics in Biomechanics
Credits: 
2
Degree: 
Doctor
Specialization: 
Biomechanics, Rehabilitation, and Neural Engineering
Elective Course: 
No

Tissue mechanics from structure to properties of soft tissues. Fiber composites,viscoelasticity, evaluative damage, functional adaptation. The mechanical characterization of tissues. Measure types and measuring, loading conditions, instrumentation, biological specimen treatment and conservation, preconditioning. Soft tissue constitutive laws for large deformations and characteristic parameters. The finite element model.