Biological and Engineering Materials

Properties of structural biological materials (bone, tendon, ligament, skin, cartilage, muscle, and blood vessels) from an engineering materials viewpoint. Selection of engineering materials as biomaterials. Introduction to biocompatibility. Histology of soft tissues. Viscoelasticity, mechanical properties and models of muscles, ligaments and tendons. This course is equivalent to BIOM 5300 at Carleton University.

Course schedule for the term: 2019 Winter Term
BMG5300 W00
(January 07 - April 05)
LECTuesday 14:30 - 17:20MRN 130Michel Labrosse