317.026 Tissue Biomechanics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2019S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

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

Aim of course

Ability to describe and explain

-      the morphological and biomechanical properties of the passive tissues of the muskuloskeletal system.

-      the relationships between structure and function in the light of evolution, growth and remodeling.

-      The origin of non-linear mechanical behavior of of the passive tissues of the muskuloskeletal system

Subject of course

Nano- and ultrastructure of biological tissues and tissue components

Nanomechanics of unstructured biological tissue components: entropic elasticity

Nanomechanics of structured biological tissue components: collagen structure, self-assembly and mechanics

Description of the morphology, physiology and mechanical properties of bone, ligaments and tendons as well as cartilage. 

Short review of vector and tensor algebra.

Linear continuum mechanics of hard tissues.

Introduction to nonlinear continuum mechanics soft and fluid-saturated biological tissues.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue14:00 - 16:0005.03.2019GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue14:00 - 16:0012.03.2019 - 25.06.2019GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue14:00 - 16:0019.03.2019GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT VO Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue14:00 - 16:0026.03.2019GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Wed16:00 - 18:0027.03.2019FH Hörsaal 5 - TPH Ersatztermin 26.3.
Tue14:00 - 16:0007.05.2019GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT VO Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tissue Biomechanics - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue05.03.201914:00 - 16:00GM 8/9 - Hörsaal des Internationalen Wiener Motorensymposiums Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue12.03.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue19.03.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT VO Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue26.03.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Wed27.03.201916:00 - 18:00FH Hörsaal 5 - TPH Ersatztermin 26.3.
Tue02.04.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue09.04.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue30.04.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue07.05.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT VO Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue14.05.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue21.05.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue28.05.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue04.06.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue18.06.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe
Tue25.06.201914:00 - 16:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal - VT Biomechanik der Gewebe

Examination modalities

Oral exam upon request

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
05.01.2019 00:00 29.03.2019 00:00 29.03.2019 23:00

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
066 936 Medical Informatics
700 Mechanical Engineering

Literature

English language handouts will be available via TISS.

 

Previous knowledge

Recommended: 317.043 Introduction to Biomechanics

Language

English