Research overview

The Biomechanical Engineering group (BE) is specialized in the application area of Biomedical Technology. The research aims focuses on the interaction between the human motor system and medical devices that support this system. The result of this research is applied in the development of innovative devices.

The mission of the research programme of BE is:

The medical application areas of the research are rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurology. The research is focussed in three themes:

The programme is entirely embedded in the Institute MIRA. In each research project, at least one clinical partner participates.