ĶST561 Basis of Biomaterial Technology

Code ĶST561
Name Basis of Biomaterial Technology
Status Compulsory/Courses of Limited Choice
Level and type Post-graduate Studies, Academic
Field of study Materials Science
Faculty Department of General Chemical Engineering
Academic staff Zilgma Irbe, Kristīne Šalma-Ancāne
Credit points 3.0 (4.5 ECTS)
Parts 1
Annotation Classification of biomaterials according to their chemical composition and structure, response reaction and a functional application. Bioinert and bioactive materials. Biomaterials with the altered surface activity. Bioresorbtive materials. Properties of biomaterials and their application criteria. Advantages and limitations in the application of biomaterials. The market assessment of biomaterials..
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