Monthly Archives: September 2014

Associate Professor Chenzhong Li receives the Faculty Award for Excellence in Research and Creative Activities!

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Chenzhong Li, associate professor of biomedical engineering, is being honored with the Faculty Award for Excellence in Research and Creative Activities at FIU’s Faculty Convocation and Awards Ceremony on Thursday, October 2 in the Wertheim Performing Arts Center. This award recognizes excellence in scholarly achievement and research. As one of FIU’s brightest researchers, Li has […]

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Chair of Biomedical Engineering receives patent for crutch-free walking device

A portable system and device that can provide crutch-free walking to a person with an injured lower limb, designed by Department of Biomedical Engineering Chair Ranu Jung, was granted a patent in July. The system automatically initiates, terminates, and adjusts based on a combination of the user’s intent to walk and their walking speed. Jung […]

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FIU students shine at Coulter College

A team of six FIU undergraduate biomedical engineering (BME) students participated in the annual Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES) Coulter College senior design event this summer at the Hyatt Regency in Coral Gables, Florida. The Wallace H. Coulter Foundation, which provides funding translational research in biomedical engineering with the goal of accelerating the introduction of new […]

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