Professor: Kelly Sutherland
• CRN 12761: Tuesday & Thursday, 10:00 – 11:50 @ PLC 248
Note: This is a lab course that includes TWO MANDATORY field trips scheduled for October 7 and 8 (Overnight trip to OIMB) and November 4 (Day trip to Bob Creek).
A beautiful and stunning diversity of organisms live beneath the ocean’s surface along the Oregon coast. How do these organisms perform and ultimately, survive, in the marine environment? In this course we will use a biomechanics approach (study of biological solids and fluids) to understand how body shape, material properties and movement influence interactions with the physical environment and with other organisms. Read More