Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering may be defined as the application of engineering principles to promote and enhance the health and well-being of humans.  Applications span the gamut of clinical, therapeutic and diagnostic arenas.  Research strengths of the GSBSE include; artificial muscle, biomedical micro devices and micro systems, Lab-on-Chip, Biosensors, nano devices and instruments, cell mechanics, robotic surgery, single molecule imaging, spectroscopy and microscopy of biological materials, and porous implants for tissue in-growth.

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