308.106 Biocompatible Materials
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Aim of course

Creating a knowledge base about medical applications of materials.

Subject of course

Biocompatible materials (metals, ceramics and polymers) and design; Methods for the determination of biocompatibility; Knee resp. hip joint implants and their testing; Degradable implants; Controlled drug release and drug delivery systems; Wound care und suture materials; Implants for the blood circulatory system; Dental and ophthalmological applications

Additional information

Please register for both the course AND the group, otherwise you will not have access to the presentation slides in TUWEL.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon09:30 - 11:0001.10.2018 - 21.01.2019EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Biocompatible Materials - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Mon01.10.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon08.10.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon15.10.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon22.10.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon05.11.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon12.11.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon19.11.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon26.11.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon03.12.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon10.12.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon17.12.201809:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon07.01.201909:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon14.01.201909:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO
Mon21.01.201909:30 - 11:00EI 1 Petritsch HS VO

Examination modalities

written exam

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue09:00 - 17:0002.07.2024 Zoom Online examoral11.06.2024 09:00 - 25.06.2024 12:00TISSExam 2.7. (oral)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.08.2018 00:00 28.02.2019 23:59 31.01.2019 23:59

Group Registration

GroupRegistration FromTo
BCM30.08.2018 00:0018.08.2019 23:59

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 533 Medical Informatics Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 434 Materials Sciences Mandatory
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 453 Biomedical Engineering Mandatory
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 658 Chemie und Technologie der Materialien Not specifiedSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
700 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory elective

Literature

There are no lecture notes available.The slides will be mostly accessible in TUWEL every sunday afternoon preceeding the corresponding lecture.

Recommended literature (not exhaustive):
in German:
-E. Wintermantel, S.-W. Ha: Biokompatible Werkstoffe und Bauweisen. Springer Verlag
-R. Schmidt: Werkstoffverhalten in biologischen Systemen. Springer Verlag
in English:
-J. Black, J. Hastings: Handbook of Biomaterial Properties. Chapman & Hall, London, Weinheim
-R. Narayan: Biomedical Materials. Springer, New York.
-B. D. Ratner, A.S. Hoffman, F. J. Schoen and J.E. Lemons: Biomaterials Science - An Introduction to Materials in Medicine. Academic Press, San Diego
French:
-R. Schmidt: Comportement des matériaux dans les milieux biologiques. Presses Polytechniques et Universitaires Romandes

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge in Materials Science, Chemistry, and Physics

Language

English