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EGRB 427. Biomaterials. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: EGRB 209 with a minimum grade of C. Enrollment is restricted to students with junior standing in biomedical engineering or with permission of the instructor. Principles of materials science as it relates to the use of materials in the body. Characterization of biomaterials. Study of the properties of biomedical materials used as implants, prostheses, orthosis and as medical devices in contact with the human body. Analysis of physical, chemical, thermal and physiological response factors associated with materials and implant devices used in the human body.

Double major (B.S.) in engineering and physics

...340 ; EGRB 401 and EGRB 402 replace PHYS 450 and PHYS 490 ; and EGRB 427...

Computer Engineering, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

...EGRB 408 Advanced Biomedical Signal Processing 3 EGRB...416 Mechatronics 3 EGMN 427 Robotics 3 EGRE...