Design & Applications of Biomaterials

MACROMOL 410
BIOMEDE 410
MATSCIE 410

Biomaterials and their physiological interactions. Materials used in medicine/dentistry: metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, resorbable, smart natural materials. Material response/degradation: mechanical breakdown, corrosion, dissolution, leaching, chemical degradation, wear. Host responses: foreign body reactions, inflammation, wound healing, carcinogenicity, immunogenicity, cytoxicity, infection, local/systematic effects.

Credits: 
3
School(s)/College(s): 
Engineering » Macromolecular Science and Engineering
Engineering » Materials Science and Eng.
Engineering » Biomedical Engineering
Semesters: 
Fall 2017
Fall 2016
Fall 2015
Fall 2014