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Week 3 Assignment

 

Statics Process:

"Quasi-static" assumption

Isolate system (Free body Diagram)

Commonly "cut" through joint or contact interface

Identify "knowns" and "unknowns", set up & solve eqs.

 

Linear Solids (Structural & Material Laws):

Tenson-compression

Bending

Torsion (axial)

Combined structures, materials

 

Biological Connective Tissue Properties

Nonlinear "concave upward" properties

Role of Collagen

Overview of properties

Adaptive nature of tissues

Implications for rehabilitation

 

 

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