Students Design Next-Generation Glaucoma Treatment at Stevens Institute of Technology

Device debuts at the Stevens Senior Design Exposition Wednesday, April 27, 2011

4/26/2011

You might call these Stevens Institute of Technology students visionaries. A Senior Design team of David BarthJohanna Heureaux,Brian PilapilPhilip Ponce de Leon, and Ken Zhao, advised by Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Dr. Eui-Hyeok (EH) Yang, have created a biomedical implant for intraocular pressure relief that uses a novel method to sidestep the problems associated with traditional glaucoma treatment.