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2018-2019 University Catalog 
    
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GCC - 642 Biosolid Mechanics


This course will provide an introduction to continuum mechanics and related constitutive modeling approaches for biological tissues. Continuum mechanics topics include linear elasticity, nonlinear elasticity, viscoelasticity and poroelasticity. Constitutive modeling applications include bone, cartilage, and ligament/tendon skeletal tissues. Retake Counts for Credit: No. Pass/No Pass Grading Allowed: No. Credit(s): 3