MECHENG 406 - Biomechanics for Engineering Students
Section: 001
Term: FA 2009
Subject: Mechanical Engineering (MECHENG)
Department: CoE Mechanical Engineering
Credits:
3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
25
Advisory Prerequisites:
ME 320 and ME 382.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Fundamental properties of biological systems, followed by a quantitative, mechanical analysis. Topics include mechanics of the cytoskeleton, biological motor molecules, cell motility, muscle, tissue, and bio-fluid mechanics, blood rheology, bio-viscoelasticity, biological ceramic, animal mechanics and locomotion, biomimetics, and effects of scaling. Individual topics will be covered on a case by case study basis.

MECHENG 406 - Biomechanics for Engineering Students
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
39185
Open
29
 
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TuTh 8:30AM - 10:00AM
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ISBN: 9780878933334
Mechanics of motor proteins and the cytoskeleton, Author: Jonathon Howard., Publisher: Sinauer Associates Paperback 2006
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