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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Biomaterials for medicine - N106033
Title: Biomateriály pro medicínské aplikace
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: B106008
For type:  
Guarantor: Joska Luděk doc. Ing. CSc.
Is interchangeable with: B106008
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ106 (28.11.2013)
Basic survey of materials used in human body will be presented. Demands, properties and applicability of specific groups of materials will be discussed. Interaction of foreign material and human body will be described. Students will get familiar with spectrum of testing methods.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ106 (16.08.2013)

Students will be able to:

select materials for expected application,

select testing protocol for expected application,

chose proper combination of materials for expected application.

Literature -
Last update: JOSKAL (08.08.2013)

R: Biomaterials Science:: An Introduction to Materials in Medicine, Buddy D. Ratner (Editor), Allan S. Hoffman (Editor), Frederick J. Schoen (Editor), Jack E. Lemons (Editor), 0125824610

R: Biomaterials: An Introduction, Joon Park, R. S. Lakes, 1441922814

R: Biomaterials - A Nano Approach, Ramakrishna S. et all., 1420047813

Learning resources -
Last update: JOSKAL (09.08.2013)

Water in Biomaterials Surface Science,

Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ106 (09.08.2013)

1. Biomaterials - introduction, subject, terms.

2. Development of the implant - materils engineering, biology, biochemistry, medicine.

3. Properties of biomaterials important for bioapplications.

4. Mechanical properties of biomaterials and theirs testing.

5. Properties of phase boundaries material-body.

6. Corrosion and degradation of materials.

7. Influence of biological environment on materials properties.

8. Metallic biomaterials I.

9. Metallic biomaterials II.

10. Polymers I.

11. Polymers II.

12. Ceramics and glasses I.

13. Ceramics and glasses II.

14. Composites, coatings.

Entry requirements -
Last update: TAJ106 (09.08.2013)

Human biology

Cells biology of tissue systems

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ106 (09.08.2013)

Cells biology of tissue systems

Physical Chemistry I

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0.5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 3 84
5 / 5 140 / 140
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Oral examination 80