BME 473 ~ Applied Biomechanics



The goal of BME 473 is to teach the fundamental concepts of movement biomechanics with an emphasis on how muscles produce movement.


Instructor (top)

Jeff Reinbolt
Office hours: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM W
Dougherty Engineering Building, Room 207


Teaching Assistant (top)

Not applicable


Meeting Time and Place (top)

9:40 PM - 10:55 PM TR
Dabney-Buehler Hall , Room 334


Required Textbook (top)

Course Reader (available online only)


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Catalog Description(top)

473 Applied Biomechanics (3) Applications of biomechanics to the industrial and orthopedic area. Design of orthopedic implant devices; biomechanics of injury and protection.
(RE) Prerequisite(s): BCMB 230 and ME 231
(DE) Prerequisite(s): BME 271.