Biofluid Mechanics in Cardiovascular Systems

Hardcover | December 6, 2005

byLee Waite

not yet rated|write a review
Biofliudics has gained in importance in recent years, forcing engineers to redefine mechanical engineering theories and apply them to biological functions. To date, no book has successfully done this. Biofliud Mechanics in Cardiovascular Systems is one of the first books to take an interdisciplinary approach to the subject. Written by a professor and researcher, this book will combine engineering principles with human biology to deliver a text specifically designed for biomedical engineering professionals and students.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$236.92 online
$236.95 list price
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

Biofliudics has gained in importance in recent years, forcing engineers to redefine mechanical engineering theories and apply them to biological functions. To date, no book has successfully done this. Biofliud Mechanics in Cardiovascular Systems is one of the first books to take an interdisciplinary approach to the subject. Written by ...

From the Jacket

Cutting-Edge Guide to the Understanding and Applications of Blood FlowWritten by a distinguished professor and researcher, Biofluid Mechanics in Cardiovascular Systems is one of the first books to take an interdisciplinary approach to the subject. This unique resource combines engineering principles with cardiopulmonary anatomy and phy...

Lee Waite is Chair of the Department of Applied Biology and Biomedical Engineering, and Director of the Guidant/Eli Lilly and Co. Applied Life Sciences Research Center, at the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana. He is also the president of the Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium (RMBS). Held annually since ...

other books by Lee Waite

Applied Cell and Molecular Biology for Engineers
Applied Cell and Molecular Biology for Engineers

Kobo ebook|Apr 5 2007

$131.39 online$170.60list price(save 22%)
Biofluid Mechanics in Cardiovascular Systems
Biofluid Mechanics in Cardiovascular Systems

Kobo ebook|Dec 1 2005

$185.99 online$241.47list price(save 22%)
Applied Biofluid Mechanics
Applied Biofluid Mechanics

Kobo ebook|Apr 5 2007

$136.49 online$177.17list price(save 22%)
Format:HardcoverDimensions:201 pages, 9.1 × 6 × 0.91 inPublished:December 6, 2005Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071447881

ISBN - 13:9780071447881

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Biofluid Mechanics in Cardiovascular Systems

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Review of Basic Fluid Mechanics Concepts

Chapter 2: Cardiovascular Structure and Function

Chapter 3: Pulmonary Anatomy, Pulmonary Physiology, and Respiration

Chapter 4: Hematology and Blood Rheology

Chapter 5: Anatomy and Physiology of Blood Vessels

Chapter 6: Mechanics of Heart Valves

Chapter 7: Pulsatile Flow in Large Arteries

Chapter 8: Flow and Pressure Measurement

Chapter 9: Modeling

Chapter 10: Lumped Parameter Mathematical Models

INDEX