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ME4241J – Applied Biofluid Mechanics


Zijie Qu

Credits: 3

Pre-requisites: ME3200J


This course introduces the fundamentals of biofluid mechanics and continuum mechanics as well as the applications of these principles to a variety of biological flows. Fluid flows in physiology and biotechnology are investigated at a variety of scales, ranging from cellular to whole body.

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Specific topics include human body circulation, animal swimming and flying at both high and low Reynolds number in nature, etc.