Broadcast One

Thursday, May 21

  • LA: 08:00
  • New York: 11:00
  • London: 16:00
  • Paris: 17:00

Introducing biomaterials to engineering students and supporting advanced courses

with Elisabeth Kahlmeyer and Dr Ana Pereira

Join this web seminar on Thursday, May 21 to find out how the Bioengineering Edition of CES EduPack 2015 supports advanced teaching for Bio Engineering departments, even allowing these departments to participate in the development of resources on Bio Engineering in the future.

During this short on-line lecture you will see a presentation and demonstration, and have a chance to put your questions. You will:

  • Find out how the latest CES EduPack Bioengineering Edition supports introductory teaching of biomaterials to engineering students
  • Explore how Granta can support advanced teaching and research in this area, including how to access traceable, authoritative reference data with the new direct access to online ASM Medical Materials from Bio Engineering Level 3
  • Discover project ideas you can use with your students, helping them understand the implications of bio-compatibility as well as engineering performance when choosing materials.
  Powerful graphical charting...

How to register and join the session

There is no cost but registration is required through the WebEx system. Please ensure you set your local time zone to receive accurate meeting invitations and test your setup in advance of the meeting. How to use WebEx, including setting times zone & language preferences 

About CES EduPack

CES EduPack is the world-leading teaching resource for materials in engineering, science, processing, and design. It provides a comprehensive database of materials and process information, powerful materials software tools, and a range of supporting textbooks, lectures, projects, and exercises. With specialist editions for specific disciplines, and three levels of the database and software to suit varying needs in all years of undergraduate study and in postgraduate teaching, CES EduPack is a curriculum-wide resource.

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CES EduPack is now used at over 800 universities and colleges worldwideWho should join the web seminar?

Anyone new to CES EduPack, including professors, deans, teaching assistants, instructors, accreditation committees, undergraduate and graduate program coordinators, and department heads of university and college courses in areas including: sustainability, design, civil engineering; mechanical engineering; eco engineering; architecture; manufacturing; production engineering; and materials science and materials engineering.

Past CES EduPack users—find out what's new in CES EduPack 2015, and get inspiration for your teaching. See the major developments to the software, associated data, and teaching resources.

This web seminar is not appropriate for students.

About the Presenters

About Prof. Mike Ashby...Elisabeth Kahlmeyer holds a degree in Geology from Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada), and has gained teaching as well as research experience in Canada. Additionally, she has several years of working experience as a Graphic Designer in Germany. Elisabeth supports Universities and Colleges in North America and Germany and also is working with Mike Ashby on the area of Industrial Design.


About Prof. Mike Ashby...Dr Ana Pereira is the Research and Education Project Manager and her role is to support institutions as they use CES EduPack in their teaching. She also leads the developments for the Bioengineering Edition and related resources and project manages the EU Life+ project on Circular Economic Metrics alongside Ellen MacArthur Foundation. She holds a PhD in Biological Engineering and MSc in Energy and Environmental Engineering from the University of Sheffield, UK. She has teaching experience in Manufacturing Engineering topics.

Meet the rest of the team