Aug 05, 2021  
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022 
    
University of Alberta Calendar 2021-2022

CH E 582 - Introduction to Biomaterials


★ 3.5 (fi 6) (either term, 3-1s-0) Survey of materials intended for biological applications; biomaterials-related biological phenomena (protein adsorption, blood coagulation and cell adhesion); biomaterials for engineering of blood vessel, bone and skin tissues. Two fundamental engineering philosophies will be stressed: structure-function relationship and purposeful manipulation for a desired outcome. Prerequisite: BIOL 107 or BME 210 or CH E 484 or consent of Instructor.