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Our mission and objectives

Biomedical Engineers apply engineering principles to solve medical and healthcare challenges in an interdisciplinary way.  Our graduates work in the medical device and healthcare technology industries, and also go on to graduate fields of medicine, law, management, and research. Read more


Undergraduate Programs and Majors






Dr. Gerald Harris Receives Award from Department of Defense

Assistant Chair of Biomedical Engineering and Lecturer Sought

Dr. Gerald Harris Awarded $750,000 Grant from NIDRR

Grad Student Josh Hughey Wins Award at World Congress of Biomechanics


Fall 2014: Biomedical Engineering Seminar Series

recent Journal publications

S Audi, ER Jacobs, M Zhao, DL. Roerig, ST Haworth, AV Clough (2014) “In Vivo Detection of Hyperoxia-Induced Pulmonary Endothelial Cell Death Using 99mTc-Duramycin,” Nuclear Medicine and Biology, In Press.

L Wang, F Wang, W Fang, S Johnson, S Audi, M Zimmer, T  Holly, D Lee, Y Tang, B Zhu, H Zhu, and M Zhao, (2014), “The feasibility of imaging myocardial ischemic/reperfusion injury using 99mTc labeled duramycin in a porcine model,” Nuclear Medicine and Biology, Accepted.

CJ Hallberg, MT Lysaught, CE Zmudka, WK Kopesky, and LE Olson, (2014) “Characterization of a human powered nebulizer compressor for resource poor settings” BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2014, 13:77 doi:10.1186/1475-925X-13-77.

CJ Hallberg, MT Lysaught, RA Najarro, FC Gil, C Villatoro, AC Diaz de Uriarte & LE Olson (2014), “Treatment of asthma exacerbations with the human-powered nebuliser: a randomised parallel-group clinical trial,” Primary Care Respiratory Medicine 24: 14016; doi:10.1038/npjpcrm.2014.16.

DJ Quam, TJ Gundert, LM Ellwein, CE Larkee, P Hayden, RQ. Migrino, H Otake, JF LaDisa, Jr. (2014) "Immersive visualization for enhanced computational fluids dynamics analysis." J. Biomech. Eng.​, In Press.

Ranganathan R, Wieser J, Mosier K, Mussa-Ivaldi F, Scheidt RA (2014) Learning redundant motor tasks with and without overlapping dimensions: facilitation and interference effects. J Neurosci 34(24): 8289-8299.

Salowitz NMG, Dolan B, Remmel R, Van Hecke A, Mosier KM, Simo L, Scheidt RA (2014) Simultaneous robotic manipulation and functional magnetic resonance imaging: Feasibility in children with autism spectrum disorders. J. Systemics, Cybernetics & Informatics. 12(2): 67-73.

Simo L, Botzer L, Ghez C, Scheidt RA (2014) A robotic test of proprioception within the hemiparetic arm post-stroke. J NeuroEng Rehab. 11: 77. DOI: 10.1186/1743-0003-11-77.

Carson A, Salowitz N, Scheidt RA, Van Hecke A (2014) EEG Coherence in Children with and without Autism Spectrum Disorders: Decreased Inter-hemispheric Connectivity in Autism. Autism Res. DOI: 10.1002/aur.1367

Judkins T, Scheidt RA (2014) Visuo-proprioceptive interactions during adaptation of the human reach. J Neurophysiol. 111: 868-887.  doi:10.1152/jn.00314.2012



Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical engineering is a discipline that advances knowledge in engineering, biology and medicine to improve human health.

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Faculty and Staff



Dr. Lars Olson
Interim Chair of Biomedical Engineering
Associate Professor

(414) 288-3529

Mary Wesley
Office Associate, Biomedical Engineering
(414) 288-3375

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