Checking date: 20/06/2021


Course: 2022/2023

Biostructures
(14144)
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Coordinating teacher: GARCIA GONZALEZ, DANIEL

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Continuum Mechanics and Structural Analysis

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS

Course:
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Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Linear Algebra Calculus I, Calculus II, Calculus III Mechanics of Structures Elasticity and Strength of Materials
Objectives
Tensorial calculus Solid mechanics formulation for finite (large) deformations Development of constitutive equations to describe the mechanical behaviour of biological tissues Application of solid mechanics theories to real problems in bioengineering
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Fundamentals of tensorial algebra Kinematics of deformable solid: finite (large) deformations Stress measurements Balance equations: Lagrangian and Eulerian descriptions Constitutive equations for biological solids Applications to engineering problems: biostructures
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Calendar of Continuous assessment

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.