Course syllabus 210613_IDP - Biomechatronics (FME - SS 2019/2020)Help

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Course unit code: 210613_IDP
Course unit title: Biomechatronics
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture3 hours weekly (on-site method)
50 hours per semester of study (combined method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 5
Recommended semester/trimester: Applied Mechanics and Mechatronics - master (semi-compulsory), 4. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Five laboratory projects max. 25 points and the test max.20 points.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of this subject is to extend the basic knowledge of mechatronics from nonliving bodies to living bodies, the application of basic mechatronical principles to the medicine.
Course contents:
- Fundamentals of anatomy, terminology, standard human.
- Statics of human body.
- Motion of human body, kinematics, Motion apparatus of human.
- Clinical gait analysis.
- Fundamentals of orthopedics and orthotics.
- Artificial mechanical systems of lower extremity.
- Artificial mechanical systems of upper extremity.
- Systems of energy harvesting with the application to medicine.
Recommended or required reading:
DARBEMAMIEH, G. -- DARGAHI, J. -- NAJARIAN, S. Mechatronics in Medicine A Biomedical Engineering Approach. New York: McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012. 208 p.
HERMAN, I P. Physics of the Human Body. Heidelberg: Springer, 2007. 845 p.

ŽIVČÁK, J. Základy bioniky a biomechaniky. Prešov : ManaCon, 2004. 256 p. ISBN 80-89040-25-X.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 16

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Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Marek Gašparík, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
doc. Ing. Branislav Hučko, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 19. 6. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Branislav Hučko, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Marianna Frajková on 06/19/2019.

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