Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

MECH 497 901 (CRN: 16346)

NEUROMUSCULOSKELETAL MODELING

Long Title: NEUROMUSCULOSKELETAL MODELING AND SIMULATION
Department: Mechanical Engineering
Instructor: Fregly, BJ
Meeting: 1:30PM - 2:25PM MWF FULLY ONLINE (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: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: (MECH 211 OR CEVE 211 OR MECH 310) AND CAAM 210
Section Max Enrollment: 49
Section Enrolled: 23
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 49
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 35
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2022 1:46AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
16-DEC-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Introduction to computer modeling and simulation of the human neuromusculoskeletal system. Topics include measurement of human movement, 3D kinematic modeling, inverse and forward dynamic simulations, muscle and joint contact force estimation, and neural control modeling. Programming proficiency in Matlab required. Cross-list: MECH 597. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for MECH 497 if student has credit for MECH 597.