Biomedical Engineering

Current Research
in the Department

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Biomedical Engineering

As a field, biomedical engineering integrates engineering design and problem-solving strategies with medicine and the biological sciences to help improve human health and quality of life. Research within the department applies engineering principles and techniques to the human body and medical field.

Areas of Expertise

  • Cartilage biomechanics for osteoarthritis
  • Cell mechanobiology for osteoporosis treatment and prevention
  • Musculoskeletal modeling and simulation for healthy and impaired movement
  • Neuromuscular control for stroke patients
  • Sports medicine

Affiliated Research Centers

Key Faculty

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