Departments of Bioengineering & Mechanical Engineering
BIOEN 520 | ME 599R [Winter Quarter 2014]
Musculoskeletal (Orthopedic) Biomechanics

   

Instructors: Randy Ching & Bil Ledoux
Office Hours: By appointment...

Contact Info:

Randy Ching, Ph.D.
Email: rc@uw...
Phone: 206-625-0633

Bil Ledoux, Ph.D.
Email: wrledoux@uw...
Phone: 206-768-5347

Meeting Times and Location:

MWF:    08:30 - 09:20 am, FSH 108
W (lab):  09:30 - 10:20 am, FSH 107

Course Materials:

Course Syllabus (updated 12Feb14)

Final Project Assignment (w/ papers)


Final Project Assignment (v.2 updated 03Mar14)

Reading Assignments/Handouts: (...please review before each class session)

Session 1: Reading: History of Biomechanics
S1 Discussion Questions

Session 2:
Reading: Engineering Mechanics
Reading: Viscoelasticity
S2 Discussion Questions

Reading: Viscoelasticity Notes
Handouts: Lab 1

Session 3:
Reading: AJSM Submission Guide
Reading: Olson Paper (2012)
S3 Discussion Questions

Handout: Carter Paper (2006) Handout: Lee Paper (2010)
Session 4:
S4 Discussion Questions
HW 1 Assignment

Session 5:
Handout: Aubin Paper (2012)
Handout: Whittaker Paper (2012) Handout: RGS Development
Session 6:
Handout: Joint Coordinate Systems
Handout: Gait Analysis Theory
Session 7:
Handout: Spatial Desc & Transform
Lab 3 Assignment
Session 8:
Handout: Biplane Development

Session 9:
Handout: Geijtenbeek (2013) Handout: McMahon (1979)
Session 10:
Handout: Histology-Wang (2011)

Session 11:
Handout: Rodriguez (2013)

Session 12:
Reading: Bone
Reading: Bone Biology Weblink
S12 Discussion Questions
Session 13:
Handout: Cartilage-Lig-Tendon
Handouts: Lab 5
HW 2 Assignment
Session 14:
Handout: Muscle


Session 16:
Reading: Joints
S16 Discussion Questions

Session 17:
Reading: Spine
S17 Discussion Questions

Session 18:
Lab 7 Assignment


Session 19:
Handout: Hip


Session 20:
Handout: Knee


Session 21:
Handout: Foot & Ankle


Session 22:
Reading: Shoulder
S22 Discussion Questions
Handout: Elbow
Session 23:
Handout: NY Times Article
S23 Discussion Question

Session 26:
Handout: Carrier (1994)



Slides:

Session 1 (1/06/13): Course Admin, History, & Current Topics

Session 2 (1/08/13): Basic Anatomy, Mechanics, & Viscoelasticity [Supplemental Viscoelasticity Slides], [Lab 1 Slides]

Session 3 (1/10/13): Experimental Study Design

Session 4 (1/13/13): Tool of the Trade 1 (Force / Disp / DAQ)

Session 5 (1/15/13): Tool of the Trade 2 (MoCap / Force Plates / Pressure) [Lab 2 Slides]

Session 6 (1/17/13): Kinematic & Kinetics

Session 7 (1/22/13): ABL Tour & Chewing Kinematics Lab

Session 8 (1/24/13): Imaging in Biomechanics

Session 9 (1/27/13): Computational Modeling

Session 10 (1/29/13): Histology/Biochemistry [Lab 4 Slides]

Session 11 (1/31/13): Intro to Cell Biomechanics

Session 12 (2/03/13): Structure-Function-Properties of Bone

Session 13 (2/05/13): Structure-Function-Properties of Ligaments/Tendon/Cartilage [Lab 5 Slides]

Session 14 (2/07/13): Structure-Function-Properties of Muscle

Session 15 (2/10/13): Exam #1

Session 16 (2/12/13): Biomechanics of Joint Systems [Lab 6 Slides]

Session 17 (2/14/13): Biomechanics of the Spine

Session 18 (2/19/14): VA Lab Tour & Lab 7 [Lab 7 Slides]

Session 19 (2/21/14): Biomechanics of the Hip

Session 20 (2/24/14): Biomechanics of the Knee

Session 21 (2/26/14): Biomechanics of the Foot & Ankle [Lab 8 Slides]

Session 22 (2/28/14): Biomechanics of the Shoulder

Session 23 (3/3/14): Limitations/Test Conditions

Session 24 (3/5/14): Accident Reconstruction/Forensics [Cancelled]

Session 25 (3/7/14): Exam #2

Session 26 (3/10/14): Prosthetic Engineering

Session 27 (3/12/14): Final Project Presentations [Cancelled]

Session 28 (3/14/14): Biomechanics Career Options / Course Evaluations

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