BMEN 6932 Elements of Biomedical Engineering Design

This 3-credit course develops the fundamental aspects of the mechanical performance of devices and components. Topics include a review of stress analysis, failure criteria, fatigue analysis and stress concentrations, as well as the mechanical behavior of fasteners, welded joints, spring selection, bearing design, and an introduction to finite element analysis; with applications to biomedical engineering.

pre-rec:

Mechanics of Materials.