Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering
Introduction to the types of biomaterials and their associated properties. Experimental characterization techniques including microscopy, detection of chemical compositions, protein adsorption and immunoreactivity. Methods for combining biomaterials with cells to engineer tissues.
- Credit will be granted for only one of BME 481, MECH 450 (if taken in the same topic), MECH 481, MECH 515.
- BME 350 or MECH 350; and
- ENGR 002; and
- minimum fourth-year standing in the Biomedical Engineering or Computer Engineering or Civil Engineering or Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering program.