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Surgical & Interventional Engineering

Innovation in surgical technology through engineering and clinical integration.


The Department of Surgical & Interventional Engineering is new to the School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences. Our mission is to bring together engineering and clinical experts to develop new surgical and interventional technologies for a wide range of clinical applications with a focusing on combining diagnostic information to support image-guidance during procedures. 


Research specialisms focus on: 

  • Image-guided surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Surgical data science
  • Robotics
  • Computer-assisted interventions
  • Micro-robotics
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Mechatronics
  • Biophotonics
  • First-in-patient studies

Academic Groups

Contextual Artificial Intelligence for Computer Assisted Interventions

Haptics, Mechatronics and Medical Robotics Lab

Robotics and Vision in Medicine Lab

Photons+ Ultrasound Research Laboratory (PURL)


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