Continuum mechanics

Course

Description

The course comprises the basics of continuum mechanics. After an introduction on vector and tensor calculus, equilibrium of forces and moments, kinematics, stresses and strains will be introduced. In addition an introduction to material behaviour for solids and fluids will be given. The course is the basis for everyone interested in design of prostheses and ortheses, medical devices, cardiovascular problems, orthopaedics and movement science.
Course period1/09/13 → …
Course levelDeepening
Course formatCourse