The 13th IASTED International Conference on
Biomedical Engineering
~BioMed 2017~

February 20 – 21, 2017
Innsbruck, Austria

Past Conference Information

The Biomedical Engineering 2017 conference in Innsbruck, Austria has ended.

Conference Proceedings

The Conference Proceedings are not yet available for purchase, but will be available shortly on the ACTA Press website.

Conference Co-Chairs

Prof. Rita Kiss
Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
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Prof. Philipp J. Thurner
TU Wien, Austria
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Tutorial Session

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Tutorial Chair

Dr. Stefan Scheiner
Vienna University of Technology, Austria
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Awards Committee Chair

Prof. Andreas Imhoff
University of Munich, Germany
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Plenary Speakers

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Advisors

Prof. Huabei Jiang
University of Florida, USA
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Prof. Nigel Lovell
University of New South Wales, Australia
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Technical Co-Sponsor

IEEE EMBS
IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

Scope

The topics of interest covered by BioMed 2017 included, but were not limited to:

BIOINFORMATICS AND COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY

  • Biological Algorithms
  • Biological Databases
  • Biomedical Computing
  • Computation Biology
  • Data Mining and Processing
  • Gene Expression Array Analysis
  • Machine Learning
  • Metabolic Pathway Analysis
  • Microarray Analysis
  • Modelling of Molecular, Cellular, and Organ Pathways
  • Omics
  • Pattern Recognition and Soft Computing Techniques
  • Sequence Analysis
  • Systems Biology

BIOMATERIALS AND TISSUE ENGINEERING

  • 3D Bioprinting
  • Artificial Organs and Related Biomaterials
  • Bioceramics
  • Biocompatibility
  • Biomaterial Interactions
  • Biometals
  • Biopolymers
  • Bioreactors
  • Dental Implants for Tooth Fixation
  • Implant Materials
  • Organ Printing
  • Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering
  • Stem Cell Engineering
  • Surface Modifications - Nanotechnology

BIOMECHANICS

  • Balance, Gait and Locomotion
  • Biomechanical Modelling
  • Cardiovascular Mechanics
  • Cellular Force Transduction
  • Clinical Biomechanics
  • Mechanobiology
  • Musculoskeletal Mechanics
  • Orthotics and Prosthetics
  • Physiotherapy and Sports Biomechanics
  • Tissue, Cell and Molecular Mechanics

BIOMEDICAL SENSORS AND INSTRUMENTATION

  • Bioelectric and Biochemical Sensors
  • Biomedical Devices
  • Biomedical Electronics
  • BioMEMs
  • Biophysical Stimulation
  • Biosensors and Transducers
  • Catheter, Laser and Ultrasound Interventions
  • Data and Signal Acquisition
  • Diagnostic Devices
  • Implantable Sensor Systems
  • Intelligent Instrumentation
  • Microarrays
  • Surgical Tools
  • Therapeutic Devices
  • Wearable Sensors

MEDICAL IMAGING AND SIGNAL PROCESSING

  • Biophotonics
  • Cell Imaging
  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Data Representation and Visualization
  • Electrical and Magnetic Source Imaging
  • Endoscopy
  • Image-guided Devices and Interventions
  • Impedance Imaging
  • Integrated Biomedical Image Analysis
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Mammography
  • Neuroimaging
  • Optical Imaging and Microscopy
  • PET and SPECT
  • Photoacoustics
  • X-ray Imaging

MEDICAL, REHABILITATION ROBOTICS AND ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

  • Bionics
  • Computer Aided Surgery
  • eHealth
  • Electrotherapy
  • Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES)
  • Human Robot Interaction
  • Implant Technology
  • Lasers in Medicine
  • Multimodal Imaging
  • Neural Rehabilitation
  • Patient Monitoring
  • Point of Care Devices and Systems
  • Robot Aided Surgery
  • Telehealth