Basic Biomechanics and Experimental Methods for Joint Research

The aim of this workshop is to train clinicians and engineers, who are especially interested in joint research. It will allow the participants to gain knowledge in planning and conducting biomechanical experiments by a balanced mixture of 6 lectures and 8 laboratories. The number of participants is limited to 20 in order to guarantee a maximum efficiency for the single attendee.

Please download the flyer for more information. 

When?Mon-Wed 13.-15.11.2017
How many participants?Min: 12, Max: 20

Registration fee including: 

  • Printed workshop script
  • Get-together party
  • 2 lunches
  • 1 dinner
  • Refreshments during breaks
  • City tour
Non ESSKA members 600 € 
ESSKA members350 €




HostInstitute of Orthopaedic Research and Biomechanics, Ulm University, Director: Prof. Dr. Anita Ignatius
ChairmanProf. Dr. Lutz Dürselen
Organized byBasic Science Committee, European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)
Local CommitteeProf. Dr. Lutz Dürselen, Angelika Reindl, Brigitte Siegel, Werner Ohmayer


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.


For binding registration please fill out the registration form and send it by fax (+49 731 500 55302) or e-mail.


For informations about accomodation in Ulm please follow this link



Contact persons

apl. Prof. Dr. Lutz Dürselen

Associate Director
Group head joint biomechanics

Phone: +49 731 500-55333
Fax: +49 731 500-55302

Angelika Reindl

Phone: +49 731 500-55301

Brigitte Siegel

Phone: +49 731 500-55301

Photos of the last course in 2015, browse by clicking on photo