Medical engineering



The Technology Field Medical Technology merges competences of the different research groups of the chair concerning all activities in the area of medical technology. Using the transfer of know-how of the classic research fields of the institute, as robotics, image recognition, additive manufacturing or IT, to the field of medical technology new innovative applications are realized. In the focus of all applications are the human as individual and the improvement of his life quality.


‪Establishing the chair FAPS as an interdisciplinary research institute for the development, application and integration of inter- and multidisciplinary medical technical systems.

Focus areas

  • ‪Mechatronic assistance systems
  • Manufacturing processes for medical products
  • Hospital management
  • Manufacturing automation of technical medical products
  • Mechatronic acquisition of biomedical data
  • ICT-Health in the health care system