By Clement Kleinstreuer
Requiring basically an introductory heritage in continuum mechanics, together with thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and sturdy mechanics, Biofluid Dynamics: ideas and chosen functions includes assessment, technique, and alertness chapters to construct a great realizing of scientific implants and units. for added tips, it contains a word list of organic phrases, many figures illustrating theoretical strategies, a number of solved pattern difficulties, and mathematical appendices. The textual content is aimed at seniors and first-year graduate scholars in engineering and physics in addition to execs in medication and clinical implant/device industries. it may be used as a main choice for a complete path or for a two-course sequence.
The publication has major elements: conception, comprising the 1st chapters; and functions, constituting the rest of the publication. in particular, the writer experiences the basics of actual and comparable organic delivery phenomena, corresponding to mass, momentum, and warmth move in biomedical platforms, and highlights complementary issues equivalent to two-phase circulation, biomechanics, and fluid-structure interplay. appendices summarize wanted parts of engineering arithmetic and CFD software program functions, and those also are present in the 5th bankruptcy. the applying half, in type of undertaking analyses, specializes in the cardiovascular procedure with universal arterial illnesses, organ structures, certain drug supply, and stent-graft implants.
Armed with Biofluid Dynamics, scholars could be able to clear up simple biofluids-related difficulties, achieve new actual perception, and study biofluid dynamics points of biomedical structures