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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 combing diagnostic information to support image-guidance during procedures. 


Research specialisms focus on: 

  • Material sciences
  • Smart coatings 
  • Optics
  • Ultrasound
  • Photoacoustics
  • Robotics
  • Micro-robotics
  • Nano-engineering
  • Mechatronics 
  • High-performance computing

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