Basic Biomechanics and Experimental Methods for Joint Research

The aim of this workshop is to train clinicians and biomedical engineers in basic principles of biomechanics. It will allow the participants to gain knowledge in planning and conducting biomechanical experiments by a balanced mixture of 7 lectures and 12 laboratories. The number of participants is limited to 20 in order to guarantee a maximum efficiency for the single participant.

When?July, 21-24 2020
How many participants?Max. 20
Costs?770 Euro


Please download the flyer of the 2018 course. Detailed information for 2020 coming up.



HostInstitute of Orthopaedic Research and Biomechanics, Ulm University, Director: Prof. Dr. Anita Ignatius
ChairmanProf. Dr. Hans-Joachim Wilke
Local CommitteeProf. Dr. Hans-Joachim Wilke, Brigitte Siegel, Werner Ohmayer


For informations about accomodation in Ulm please follow this link


Sponsored by

A limited number (5-6) of young orthopaedic surgeons (Facharztausbildung) from Germany, Austria and Switzerland may apply for reimbursement of the registration fee by the Deutsche Arthrose Hilfe e.V.


You can preregister by e-mail.

Contact persons

apl. Prof. Dr. 
Hans-Joachim Wilke

Associate Director
Mechanical Engineer
Group head of spine biomechanics

Tel.: +49 731 500-55320
Fax: +49 731 500-55302