biomedical engineering

Biomedical engineers are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people through developing and perfecting medical technologies and devices, such as artificial knees, hips, and hearts; laser-surgery instruments; and scanners like MRI machines. At LTU, you will collaborate with your professors on cutting-edge research and get plenty of hands-on experience in the laboratory. You’ll also have the opportunity to co-op or intern in hospitals or industry alongside engineers, researchers, doctors, nurses, and health care professionals. LTU’s goal is to give you the best preparation to enter and succeed in this growing field.

IN THE NEWS

  • BME professors give workshop on the entrepreneurship mindset

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    Assistant Professors of Biomedical Engineering Eric Meyer and Mansoor Nasir of Lawrence Technological University (LTU) gave a workshop titled “Medical Leaps & Bounds” at the 2014 Thumb Education & Community Day Conference sponsored by Thumbworks! in Marlette, MI, in May.   

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    Aug 15


    Help needed to revive LTU's amateur radio club

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    Assistant Professor Kun Hua of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) is leading an effort to reinstitute W8LTU, LTU’s amateur radio club for ham radio operators.

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    Aug 5

  • LTU professor to lead Michigan harbor study

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    A consortium of government agencies has approved a $175,000 grant for a two-year study on how Michigan communities with small, shallow-draft harbors can plan for economic sustainability in response to the long-term trend of lower water levels in the Great Lakes.

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    Jul 22


    2 LTU faculty members named ESD Fellows

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    Professor Badih Jawad and Instructor Filza Walters of Lawrence Technological University were named to the College of Fellows of the Engineering Society of Detroit (ESD) at the annual benefit dinner at Detroit’s Cobo Center in June.

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    Jul 22

  • Governor visits Lawrence Tech for update on bridges 'of the future'

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    Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder visited the Center for Innovative Materials Research (CIMR) at Lawrence Technological University (LTU) on July 16 for a briefing by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) on its progress on building bridges that can last 100 years.

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    Jul 17


    Carpenter leads local green infrastructure initiative

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    Professor Donald Carpenter of Lawrence Technological University’s Department of Civil Engineering has been retained by the Clinton River Watershed Council (CRWC) to help local communities identify innovative ways to manage stormwater.

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    Jul 2