Biomechanics World Association

Technical University of Munich Bavaria Munich University of Applied Sciences
The Institut of Biotechnik e.V.



General Informations  




Supporting Societies  

World Council of Biomechanics  

Program Topics  

International Scientific Committee  

Local Organizing Committee  

Host Institutions  

Professional Profile  

Press Release  


Scientific Program of the 5th World Congress
Program Topics / Social Activities / Tour Program

Program Overview


Detailed informations can be found here:

  Scientific Program acording to Days (pdf)


  Scientific Program acording to Tracks (pdf)








Date: Saturday, July 29th 2006
Location: Munich University of Applied Sciences, Building G and D

Workshop 1: 10.00h - 16.00h
The Finite Elements Method in Biomedical Engineering, Biomechanics and Related Field

Workshop 2: 11.00h - 16.00h
Indo-German Workshop 'Clean Room Technologies and Related Fields'

Please register for participation!

  Registration Workshops



Plenary Lectures

Sunday July 30th: Human Factor - Factor Human
Dr.- Ing. Peter Hupfer/ TÜV SÜD

Sunday July 30th: Healthcare and Technology-Innovations for the Future
Bernd Montag Ph.D., Siemens Medical Solutions

Monday July 31th: Challenges in Multi-scale Modelling
Prof. Peter Hunter PhD. Univ. Auckland, New Zealand

Tuesday Aug 1st: Biomechanics Research and Sports Medicine’s Future: Meeting the Challenges of Keeping Your Knee and Shoulder Healthy
Savio L.-Y. Woo, PHD-, D.Sc. (Hon), Univ. of Pittsburgh, USA

Wednesday Aug 2nd: Clinical and Tissue Engineering (title to be announced)
Jean-Francois Stoltz, University Nancy, France
ESB SM Perren Award session and ESBiomat session

Thursday Aug 3rd: The Role of Molecular Mechanics in Intracellular Signaling; 
Mechanisms and Models

Roger Kamm, MIT, Boston, USA

Friday Aug 4th: Endothelial Cell Response to Mechanical Stimuli: A View from Biomechanics
Masaaki Sato, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan


ESB SM Perren Award
Wednesday, Aug 2nd, 10.00h - 10.30h, Room R 1.049

ESB Clinical Biomechanics Award (sponsored by Elsevier)
Tuesday, Aug 1st, 11.00h - 12.30h, Room R 1.046

ISB and ESB Student Travel Awards
Tuesday, Aug 1st, 8.15h - 9.45h, Room R 1.046

Please forward requests to the ESB student award dircetly to Prof. Dr. Ralph Müller.
For more information click here please.


Sights in Munich:

"Good German Beer at the Chinese Tower in the English Garden"