The Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) was established in June 2016. The current Head of the Department is Chair Professor Xingyu JIANG(Ph.D. Harvard University, National Outstanding Youth Fund).The Department currently has 36 faculty members, including three chair professors, one professor. Many of them have been awarded “National Distinguished Youth Fund”, “Outstanding Young Scholars of National Science Foundation of China” and“National Distinguished Experts”of The Recruitment Program for Innovative Talents. Research areas include mechanomedicine, multiscale/multimodal biomedical imaging, wearable devices and wireless monitoring, biomedical MEMS, de novo regenerative engineering, computational medicine for big data and health informatics.
SUSTech BME receives strong support from the BME at Columbia University and has formed its own undergraduate curricula based on the BME curricula of Columbia University. The Department shall cultivate students at bachelor, master and PhD levels in collaboration with the BME at Columbia University.
The core culture of the Department is “Adventurous, Arduous, Amiable”. We sincerely welcome more global talents to join us to create an interdisciplinary innovative research platform, and make the platform a world-class biomedical engineering program within ten years.