January 16th, 2008 BIOM 322 Biomechanics and Biotransport Homework #1 (Due at the start of class on January 23th) 1. A 60 kg person is preparing to dive into a pool. The diving board has a mass of 50kg and is mounted to the ground at point O. The wei
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING BIOM 322 Instructor: BIOMECHANICS Spring 2008
Richard J. Price, Dept. of Biomedical Eng., 924-0020, [email protected], MR5, Office - Room 2316 Office Hours: Fridays from 10-12 AM.
BIOM322 FINAL EXAM REVEW 1) Compare the bending moment acting on the spinal column at the level of a lumbar (lower back) vertebra for a person carries books in a backpack. There are 2 books: the bigger book is 8 inches thick and weighs 4 lbs. The sma
BIOM 322 Notes January 6, 2008 Concept of Force: Force is a mechanical disturbance or load It can do the following: 1) Cause a deformation 2) Cause a flow 3) Cause a motion Physical effect of a force depends on: 1) Magnitude 2) Orientation of the for