ET4127 Themes in Biomedical Electronics

Topics: BioMEMS, biosensors, bioelectronics, ultrasound, microfluidics, wavefield imaging in monitoring, diagnosis and treatment

The course addresses the impact of microtechnologies on medicine and biology.

The following topics are part of the course:

  • Biomicroelectromechanical systems (BioMEMS)
  • Biosensors
  • Micro- and nano-fluidics
  • Bioelectronics
  • Electroceuticals and bioelectronic medicine
  • Electromagnetics and wavefield imaging for MRI
  • Ultrasound (incl. intravascular ultrasound)
  • Lab-on-chip, lab-on-CMOS
  • Biomedical signal processing


prof.dr. Paddy French

Biomedical devices, sensor technology Andre Bossche

Integrated Sensors, Nano-Fluidic Devices and Packaging Technology Wouter Serdijn

Circuits and systems for wearable, implantable and injectable medical devices, in particular electroceuticals and bioelectronic medicine. Rob Remis

Electromagnetic and acoustic wavefield modeling, imaging, and inversion

dr. Vasiliki Giagka

Design and fabrication of active implantable devices; Analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for biomedical applications

dr. Tiago Costa

Analog and mixed-signal CMOS circuit design for biomedical applications, including electroceuticals, implantable devices and lab-on-a-chip; microfabrication methods for monolithic integration of transducers in CMOS for biomedical applications. Michiel Pertijs

Sensor interface circuits, smart sensors, ultrasonic imaging, acoustic sensors, energy efficiency, ultra-low power design, (self-)calibration techniques, capacitive sensors, precision analog circuits. Frans Widdershoven

CMOS-based sensors, biosensors, IC design, semiconductor physics, modeling, simulation, machine learning Ronald Dekker

Flexible electronics

dr. Massimo Mastrangeli

Organ-on-chip technology, micro/nanosystems assembly, capillary manipulation, solid-liquid interfaces

dr. Dante Muratore

Analog and mixed-signal CMOS circuit design for biomedical applications and sensor interfaces; circuit-algorithm co-design; neurophysiology.

dr. Clementine Boutry

Biodegradable technologies, biodegradable materials and devices (MEMS, sensors, actuators, and electric circuits) for Organ-on-Chip, medical and environmental applications

dr. Filipe Arroyo Cardoso

Sensors & actuators physics, micro- & nano-fabrication, material science, CMOS monolithic integration of different technologies. Main applications: biosensors for Lab-on-a-Chip, implantable, wearable devices.

Last modified: 2023-04-04


Credits: 4 EC
Period: 0/0/4/0
Contact: Paddy French