Fiches de cours

Biomaterials (pour MX)

MSE-471

Enseignant(s) :

Bastings Maartje Martina Cornelia

Langue:

English

Summary

The course introduces the main classes of biomaterials used in the biomedical field. The interactions with biological environment are discussed and challenges highlighted. State of the art examples per type of material are discussed. Students will generate a biomaterial and study cell compatibility.

Content

Lecture 1.    Intro to biomaterials

Lecture 2.    Surfaces

Lecture 3.    Naturally derived biomaterials

Lecture 4.    Manmade biomaterials

Lecture 5.    Polymers

Lecture 6.    Materials for tissue engineering

Lecture 7.    Materials for immune engineering

Lecture 8.    Materials for neuroprostetics

Lecture 9.    Nanoparticles

Lecture 10.  Targeting and drug delivery

Lecture 11.  Programmable biomaterials

Lecture 12.  Translation to industry 

Lecture 13.  Regulatory aspects and trials

Lecture 14.  Revision and conclusion

 

Keywords

Biomaterials, biocompatibility, biofunctionality, implants, nanotechnology, tissue engineering, drug-delivery, nanoparticles. 

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Introduction to materials science

Recommended courses

Materials, metallurgy, polymer, ceramics.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra and invited speakers

Practicum at DLL laboratories: developement and characterization of a soft biomaterial as scaffold for cell proliferation. 

Expected student activities

Attendance at lectures.

Presence at practicum (also at hours not in lab)

Participation at all experimental projects

Assessment methods

Written exam

100% participation at DLL practicum 

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Resources

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

All necessary documentation will be made available in the Moodle of this course

Dans les plans d'études

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9   MED 2 1522
MED 3 1519
 
9-10    
10-11   MED 2 1522
MED 3 1519
 
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand