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School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)
MAE
3128
Biomechanics I
Biomechanics I
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No
APSC 2057 and CE 2220
Corequisites

60

Frequency of Offering
Every Year
Term(s) Offered
Spring
Are there Course Equivalents?
No
 
No
Fee Type


No


Mechanical analysis of biological systems. Characterization of living tissue. Applications of statics, solid mechanics, kinematics, and elementary dynamics to the human musculoskeletal system. May be taken for graduate credit with permission of the department.
i) understand the scope and development of biomechanics; ii) understand the concepts of continuum mechanics; iii) construct the equilibrium equations; iv) identify the constitutive relations for different bio-solid materials; v) learn the applications of biomechanics to hard tissue and soft tissue.
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Key: 5498