This monograph presents the latest results related to bio-mechanical systems and materials. The bio-mechanical systems with which this book is concerned are prostheses, implants, medical operation robots and muscular re-training systems. To characterize and design such systems, a multi-disciplinary approach is required which involves the classical disciplines of mechanical/materials engineering and biology and medicine. The challenge in such an approach is that views, concepts or even language are sometimes different from discipline to discipline and the interaction and communication of the scientists must be first developed and adjusted. Within the context of materials' science, the book covers the interaction of materials with mechanical systems, their description as a mechanical system or their mechanical properties.tumors, with the purpose of contributing in the design of equipment that serves to make the manual labor that perform an ... Recently, a part of the robot (RC3GL, [ 11]) was designed in the software Solid Works 2009  and produces throughanbsp;...
|Title||:||Advances in Bio-Mechanical Systems and Materials|
|Author||:||Andreas Oechsner, Holm Altenbach|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-07-31|