Researcher Receives NSF CAREER Award for Brain Machine Interfaces
BME assistant professor Ramana Vinjamuri was awarded a prestigious NSF CAREER Award for his work in understanding how the brain controls complex hand movements.
The mission of the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) is to:
BME offers students broad-based technical expertise grounded in engineering foundations, approaches and techniques for biomedical engineering design and design assessment, command of advanced biomedical design, simulation, analysis and project management tools used in today's clinical practices, effective training to contribute to multidisciplinary and geographically dispersed teams and the ability to take on leadership roles in industrial or clinical environments.
BME also houses modern research laboratories, and fosters an entrepreneurial environment that encourages students and faculty to pursue new technologies from concept through commercialization, while preserving the ideals integral to an institution of higher learning.