Department of 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

  • LTU prof gets two grants for robotics and entrepreneurial education

    A Lawrence Technological University assistant professor of biomedical engineering has been awarded two new grants – one to explore touch-sensitive feedback in robots, and another to expand entrepreneurial education in biotech. Mansoor Nasir is principal investigator on a $50,000 grant from the DENSO North Americ...

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    Nov 21


    LTU dedicates its newest laboratory building, the Taubman Complex

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    Hundreds of Lawrence Technological University supporters, faculty members and staff gathered on the final day of summer Wednesday to dedicate the A. Alfred Taubman Engineering, Architecture and Life Sciences Complex. The $16.9 million, 36,700-square-foot building gives Lawrence Tech much-needed laboratory and collab...

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    Sep 22

  • LTU lecturer: Stem cells offer hope to ALS patients

    Stem cell treatments now in clinical trials offer the prospect of a treatment for one of humanity’s most dread neurological diseases, a Lawrence Technological University audience learned Tuesday night. Eva Feldman, MD, PhD, a pioneering researcher in using stem cells to treat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS),...

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    Mar 30


    LTU lecturer: Stem cells offer hope to ALS patients

    Stem cell treatments now in clinical trials offer the prospect of a treatment for one of humanity’s most dread neurological diseases, a Lawrence Technological University audience learned Tuesday night. Eva Feldman, MD, PhD, a pioneering researcher in using stem cells to treat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS),...

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    Mar 30

  • LTU lecturer: Stem cells offer hope to ALS patients

    Stem cell treatments now in clinical trials offer the prospect of a treatment for one of humanity’s most dread neurological diseases, a Lawrence Technological University audience learned Tuesday night. Eva Feldman, MD, PhD, a pioneering researcher in using stem cells to treat amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS),...

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    Mar 30


    Have Fun, Learn Lots At LTU Summer Science Camps

    Lawrence Technological University is now accepting applications for its 2016 Summer Science Camps. Incoming high school sophomores, juniors and seniors have their choice of several camps in June and July. Both day and residential camp options are available.

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    Feb 15