Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

MECH 586 001 (CRN: 15967)

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM MECHANICS

Long Title: RESPIRATORY SYSTEM MECHANICS
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Instructor: Boriek, Aladin M.
Meeting: 4:50PM - 6:10PM TR MEB 128 (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 2
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 8
Enrollment data as of: 6-DEC-2022 8:39PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Mechanics of ventilation, respiratory muscle mechanics, rib cage mechanics, mechanical coupling between the respiratory muscles and the rib cage, and inferences on mechanics from respiratory muscle anatomy. The class will meet in the Pulmonary Division at Baylor College of Medicine in the Texas Medical Center. Cross-list: BIOE 586.