Heterogeneous bone: In this model, we apply the mechanical properties to a scapula (heterogeneous bone) and define the features of mimics software in this regard. We will also discuss the process of exporting the mesh with the defined material properties.
Applying mechanical properties to a heterogeneous bone can be very helpful in the biomechanics industry and companies in the mentioned area. It can also give you some hints for modeling biomechanics simulations and implant design. In this product you can find the PowerPoint file which contains more details:
Video files: How to apply material properties using mimics
In the attached file I applied a spring feature on a part and defined spring properties for applying preload. In the Biomechanics area, for designing an implant, sometimes you need to consider some compression screws. To simulate such screws, you need to consider a preload in those screws by defining spring features. This simulation can be very helpful in many of fields especially the biomechanics industry. It can also give you some insights for modeling biomechanics simulations and implant design. In this product, you can find the PowerPoint file which contains more details.
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