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Biofluid Mechanics

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Lecture (8CP – obligatory elective C or core course)
Winter semester
Monday 09:50 – 11:20 and Wednesday 09:50 – 11:20
Room S1|08 111
Prof. Peter Pelz
Written exam or oral exam

This lecture is not held in winter semester 2013/14, but you can take an examination.
Content: Motion of microorganisms; Why do microorganisms move?; Linearity of the equations of motion; Superposition; Matrix of propulsion; Froude’s efficiency; Movement of a slender fish; Virtual/Added Masses; Balance of energy; Energetic optimum movement; Peristaltic at low and high Reynolds numbers; Eddy formation; Electroosmotic flows
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