August 6, 2015
Cao’s biomedical imaging research uses 3D imaging and reconstruction methods to overcome conventional spatial resolution to provide insights on the early stage progression and treatment response of osteoarthritis.
June 24, 2015
Jen’s research involves breakthrough work in modeling the imaging performance of new x-ray photon counting detectors. Her image quality model gives analytical insight into the benefits of photon counting, low electronics noise, and the potential for high-quality x-ray spectral imaging.
June 12, 2015
A promising new in-home treatment for symptoms of advanced Parkinson’s disease will more efficiently control the debilitating tremors and muscle stiffness without invasive therapy or even a trip to the doctor’s office
June 2, 2015
Access to long-term, reversible contraceptive in the form of a tiny implant in the arm can be a challenge in areas around the world where medical services are limited and frontline providers have minimal training.
May 15, 2015
At their startup company, Switchmate, recent alumni Peng, Dua and Romano draw on their Design Team training as they probe the automatic light switch landscape, and seek a simple installation solution for consumers.
May 13, 2015
A low-cost, deskilled spirometer, invented by BME undergraduates, offers hope to patients struggling with respiratory illnesses in low-resource areas.
April 24, 2015
Dias and his Johns Hopkins team were recognized for their Tanzania-based project, Bright Energy Africa — a social enterprise that works to convert agricultural waste into smokeless fuel briquettes.
April 9, 2015
Graduate student Sohail Zahid has been awarded a 2015 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. The selection was based on Sohail’s demonstrated potential to contribute to strengthening the vitality of the US science and engineering enterprise.
April 2, 2015
The CBID design team competed with 23 undergraduate teams from top universities and captured first place with their improved spirometer, SpiroSense..