Course Objectives

The primary objectives of this course is to:

  • to expand the knowledge of topics related to biomedical materials selection and design
  • gain the knowledge of
    • basic material properties  and structure-property relationships of various materials for biomedical applications
    • interaction of biomedical materials  with biological systems
    • applications of these materials in medicine


Biomaterials:  An Introduction. 3rd Ed. J Park and R.S. Lakes

Biomaterials Science: An Introduction to Materials in Medicine. 2nd Ed. B.D. Ratner et al