309.038 Modelling of the Human Locomotor System
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • explain the essential basic concepts for modelling the musculoskeletal system;
  • select a model and carry out the necessary modelling steps for questions related to the musculoskeletal system;
  • interpret data from corresponding models.

Subject of course

  • Introduction to modeling and its role in science and technology
  • Anthropometry – inertial  properties of the human body
  • Muscle and Muscle Forces
    • Hill type models and extensions
    • Huxley type models
  • Modeling of joints and joint moments
  • Ground contact forces and gait analysis
  • More applications and examples

Teaching methods

Lecture supported by digital presentations; discussion of case studies

Mode of examination

Written

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu14:00 - 16:0012.03.2020Seminarraum BA 05 Lecture
Thu14:00 - 16:0023.04.2020 - 25.06.2020 Details can be found in the TUWEL-course (LIVE)Online-Lecture
Modelling of the Human Locomotor System - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu12.03.202014:00 - 16:00Seminarraum BA 05 Lecture
Thu23.04.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture
Thu30.04.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture
Thu07.05.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture
Thu14.05.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture
Thu28.05.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture
Thu04.06.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture
Thu18.06.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture
Thu25.06.202014:00 - 16:00 Details can be found in the TUWEL-courseOnline-Lecture

Examination modalities

Written exam at the end of the semester. Estimated duration: 90 minutes

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
24.02.2020 10:00

Registration modalities

Please enrole to this lecture in TISS to get access to e-learning material in TUWEL.

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 453 Biomedical Engineering
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
700 Mechanical Engineering
AM Lif e S cie nce s Austauschmodule Life Sciences

Literature

Please register to the group in TISS to get access to the course-materials provided in TUWEL.

Language

English