Dutch robot provides supernatural precision
Microsure developed a surgical robot for highly accurate microsurgery procedures. The first operation on a patient has taken place, with success.
Health at TU/e covers 7 focus areas: Bio-molecular Sensing, Data Science in Health, Healthy Daily Living, Medical Imaging and Monitoring, Monitor - Diagnose and Present, Regenerative Medicine and Robotics.
Bio-Molecular SensingMeasuring biomarkers in bodily fluids and tissues for monitoring and diagnosing patients. ...
Data Science in HealthData Science is an interdisciplinary field that applies numerous techniques to create value, based on...
Health Daily LivingOur society is faced with a number of major challenges including health-related ones, such as aging,...
Medical Imaging and MonitoringImaging plays a crucial role in current healthcare practice. It is used in screening to detect diseases...
Monitor, Diagnose & PresentThe area Monitor Diagnose & Present, although not speci c to any disease or sub-area of Health, is...
Regenerative MedicineRegenerative medicine, at the interface of engineering and life sciences, exploits the properties of...
RoboticsThe robotics research group, part of the faculty of Mechanical Engineering, focuses on both healthcare...
Engineering solutions that will impact people's health
TU/e contributes to the progress of technical sciences and the development of technological innovations. Its research plays a significant role in the international scientific community.
Our society faces numerous challenges in the field of healthcare. These include an ageing population, a growing number of people with lifestyle related diseases like obesity and diabetes and other chronic diseases, as well as rapidly rising staff shortages. These challenges require new products and services in the healthcare industry and technology can play a crucial role in addressing those challenges.
That is why Health has been a key focus at TU/e for many years. In fact, TU/e was the first Dutch university to offer a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering, and Health is now one of TU/e’s three strategic areas, positioning the university as a leader in this field. Technology with a human face.Read more
Carmen van Vilsteren
Pieter Van Gorp
Peter de With
Video Coding & Architectures
Control Systems Technology
Our student teams
The Tech United @Home team is a student team developing autonomous robots that can enable people to live longer in their home.
Eindhoven is a multidisciplinary team founded and formed by ambitious students from all over the world. Next to the daily routine of following courses and enjoying the student life, the team is highly motivated to translate theoretical knowledge into creative, innovative and unique drone-related products.
iGEMiGEM, Internationally Genetically Engineered Machine, is an academic competition aimed at improving...
Using our knowledge of technology to give severe heart failure patients more control over their health, that is our aim at student team T.E.S.T. (TU/e Sensus Team).
TU/e offers various Health related programs at BSc, MSc, PDEng and PhD level. There is also an Honors program.