Content tagged with "LIFE SCIENCES"

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Engineering Medical School Programs Launch to Spur Health Care Innovations

18 July 2018
University of Illinois and Texas A&M asking students to prototype ideas to improve medical devices

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Tune In to the New Podcast Series From the IEEE Brain Initiative

27 June 2018
Experts talk about tiny microscopes and brain-machine interfaces

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Biomedical Engineers Look to Help People Live Much Longer

26 June 2018
Technologists are working on many approaches to prevent age-related health conditions

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Smart Homes Could Monitor Medical Issues for Elderly

21 June 2018
An IEEE Fellow is working on a system so doctors can analyze their patients’ daily activities

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Technology You Can Swallow

18 June 2018
A Carnegie Mellon researcher has developed a diagnostic tool that can be digested

Photo: State University of New York at Oswego

Software Could Help Predict Alzheimer’s Risk Years Before Symptoms Appear

13 June 2018
Researcher is working on neurodegenerative diseases by analyzing patient data

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Electrical Engineers Are Building the Future of Health Care

5 June 2018
Assistive robots, advanced imaging machines, and 3D bioprinters certain to transform the industry

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An Inside Look at Technology Used in Animated Films, Gene Editing, and Robots

31 May 2018
Presenters at the IEEE Vision Innovation Challenges Summit included Boston Dynamics, Pixar, and Toyota

Photo: G.W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering

A Peek Inside Georgia Tech’s Smart Materials Lab

16 May 2018
Director discusses applications that could one day treat neurodegenerative diseases and monitor the environment

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How to Make a Career Move to Smart Materials

4 May 2018
Biomedicine, consumer electronics, and robotics will benefit from advances