Course Description

Mechanical Engineering

MENG 494 Orthopedic Biomechanics (3)

George Cornwall

bryancornwall@sandiego.edu 

CRN 100    Limit 15
MTWRF      1:00 - 4:00 p.m.    BEC-118  

Prerequisites: MENG 375, upper Division Standing and consent of instructor

Introduction to the fundamentals of orthopedic biomechanics. Application of mechanical engineering principles to understand how organisms and tissues function, are damaged, and can be repaired by the body and external treatments. Research and methods in biomechanics.May be repeated for credit. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (8) paid students enrolled as of Friday, December 14