The Department of Biomedical Engineering amplifies broad-based education and hands-on research initiatives at the boundary between science and engineering.

Our department offers broad-based technical expertise grounded in engineering foundations, approaches and techniques for biomedical engineering design and design assessment. Our programs stive to give you a command of advanced biomedical design, simulation, analysis and project management tools used in today's clinical practices. As a graduate of our programs, you'll have the leadership training you need to contribute to multidisciplinary teams in industrial or clinical environments. 

Home to modern research facilities and laboratories, our department fosters an entrepreneurial environment that encourages you to pursue new technologies from concept through commercialization.

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

Jennifer Kang-Mieler Professor and Chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering
Vikki Hazelwood Professor, Program Director for Biomedical Engineering