The aim of this course is: -To provide the basic notions and the methods of biomedical physics; -To provide the principles of mechanics and their applications to human locomotion; -To provide the principles of fluid dynamics and thermodynamics and their applications to human physiology.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the students: - will be able to use, in a rigorous manner, the language and the units of Physics; - will be able to describe quantitatively the mechanics of locomotion and some key physiological processes.
Lesson period: First semester
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