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IUPUI School of Engineering and Technology

IUPUI School of Engineering and Technology

Vascular Biomechanics

BME 59500 / 3 Cr.

This course will cover the mathematical preliminaries and theoretical framework to analyze the mechanics of soft biological tissues. Emphasis is placed on the application of continuum mechanics to the study of the arteries; the measurement and quantification of material properties and the calculation of vascular stresses.