Description
ORTHOPAEDIC ENGINEERING
This is an advanced course that applies mechanics of materials, material failure theories and rigid body dynamics to orthopedic device design, tissue mechanical modeling and surgical procedure evaluation. The course is meant to provide an introductory background to engineering aspects of orthopedic medicine and biomechanics for students preparing for medical school, positions in the medical device industry or graduate studies in this field.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
ME 2062
Academic Group
Swanson School of Engineering
Academic Organization
Mechanical Engineering
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PROG: Swanson School of Engineering
Typically Offered
Spring