The Biomedical Engineering department at FIU is home to a world-class faculty and pioneering research laboratories. Students in FIU’s biomedical engineering academic programs gain valuable interdisciplinary experience in clinical and industrial environments, making them top choices for employment with local industry partners.

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Focus Area

Research conducted by members of the department is clustered into three areas:

  • Basic Research in Engineered Tissue Model Systems

  • Diagnostic Bioimaging and Sensor Systems

  • Therapeutic and Reparative Neurotechnology

These three areas are served by technological advancements in: