Biomedical Engineering: Frontier Research and Converging by Hanjoong Jo, Ho-Wook Jun, Jennifer Shin, SangHoon Lee

By Hanjoong Jo, Ho-Wook Jun, Jennifer Shin, SangHoon Lee

This booklet presents readers with an integrative evaluate of the newest learn and advancements within the large box of biomedical engineering. all of the chapters deals a well timed assessment written by means of top biomedical engineers and goals at displaying how the convergence of clinical and engineering fields with drugs has created a brand new foundation for essentially fixing difficulties pertaining to human well-being, health and sickness. whereas the various most recent frontiers of biomedicine, comparable to neuroscience and regenerative medication, have gotten more and more depending on new rules and instruments from different disciplines, the paradigm shift as a result of technological strategies within the fields of data technology, nanotechnology, and robotics is starting new possibilities in healthcare, along with dramatically altering the methods we really perform technology. while, a brand new iteration of engineers, fluent in lots of various medical “languages,” is growing solely new fields of study that strategy the “old” questions from a brand new and holistic perspective. The e-book studies at the clinical revolutions within the box of biomedicine by means of describing the most recent applied sciences and findings constructed on the interface among technological know-how and engineering. It addresses scholars, fellows, and college and investigators trying to find new demanding situations within the wide biomedical engineering fields.

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