ET4127 Themes in biomedical electronics

Topics: BioMEMS, biosensors, bioelectronics, ultrasound, microfluidics, wavefield imaging in monitoring, diagnosis and treatment

The course addresses the impact of microtechnologies on medicine and biology.

The following topics are part of the course:

  • Biomicroelectromechanical systems (BioMEMS)
  • Biosensors
  • Micro- and nano-fluidics
  • Bioelectronics
  • Electroceuticals and bioelectronic medicine
  • Electromagnetics and wavefield imaging for MRI
  • Ultrasound (incl. intravascular ultrasound)
  • Lab-on-chip, lab-on-CMOS
  • Biomedical signal processing


prof.dr. Paddy French (BE)

Biomedical devices, sensor technology Wouter Serdijn (BE)

Circuits and systems for wearable, implantable and injectable medical devices, in particular electroceuticals and bioelectronic medicine.

dr. Massimo Mastrangeli

Organ-on-chip technology, micro/nanosystems assembly, capillary manipulation, solid-liquid interfaces

dr. Clementine Boutry

Biodegradable technologies, biodegradable materials and devices (MEMS, sensors, actuators, and electric circuits) for Organ-on-Chip, medical and environmental applications

dr. Achilleas Savva (BE)

Design, fabrication and characterization of organic optoelectronic devices for bioelectronic applications; 3D bioelectronic models for stem cell engineering.

Last modified: 2024-07-05


Credits: 4 EC
Period: 0/0/4/0
Contact: Paddy French