IBBME engineers are designing technologies to rehabilitate the body and improve quality of life.
Whether it’s designing rehabilitation strategies involving electricity to ‘retrain’ damaged nerves, developing optical imaging systems to build communicative devices for the severely disabled, or devising eye-tracking programs that may be able to detect mental illness, IBBME researchers are at the forefront of exploration into the world of sensory and neural systems research.
Mobility enhancing devices
Gait and movement analysis
Novel prosthetic and orthotic design
Physiological access pathways
Neural system model & analysis
Cognitive brain devices
Motor and cognitive function assessment
Hearing assistive technologies
Professors working in this research theme include:
Robert .V. Harrison
M. Sasha John
Pascal van Lieshout
Visit the faculty profiles for detailed information on IBBME’s researchers.