The Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) strives to:

  • Amplify the natural interdependence of science and engineering
  • Maintain comprehensive educational programs

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.

Learn more about research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering 


Research Areas

The Department of Biomedical Engineering has attained international recognition for its research in mass spectrometry, nanotechnology and in healthcare and medicine. Faculty and students apply their knowledge and skills to solve critical, real-life challenges.

Contact Us

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Location On Campus

McLean Hall

Contact Types

p. 201.216.8271

Department Leaders

Professor Hongjun Wang Professor and Department Chair
Vikki Hazelwood Professor, Program Director for Biomedical Engineering