Biotribologi (2011)

Publicerad: 3 maj 2011


After completing this course, students should understand the following fundamental aspects:

    * Synovial joints
    * Biolubrication, wear and friction with non-Newtonian lubricants
    * The characteristics of human bone and cartilage
    * Requirements for stress bearing implants material
    * Wear particle characterisation
    * Bio-tribo-corrosion
    * Total disk replacement and the biomechanics of the spine
    * Functional surfaces and surface characterisation (dental implants)
    * General orthopaedics of bio-tribology