University of Guelph 1998-1999 Undergraduate Calendar

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05-215 Engineering Biomechanics F(3-1) [0.50]

Basic concepts of rheology; comparison of stress-strain behaviour of engineering materials with biological materials; viscoelastic bodies; analysis of plane stress and strain; joint kinematics; dynamics of muscular; contraction; optimization of muscular force.

Prerequisites: 05-121 and [0.50] credit in calculus.
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1998-99 Undergraduate Calendar
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