Medical Engineering

The Department of Image Processing and Medical Engineering is researching in the fields of medical image processing, medical communication and sensor systems and telematics in health care.

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Medical Engineering

Medical Engineering offers solutions in the areas of medical image processing, computer-assisted diagnostics (CAD), vital sign sensors, biosignal processing, medical communication, studies and applications, as well as risk and quality management.

Among research and development we conduct concurrent studies for the evaluation of medical systems and solutions in cooperation with hospitals, like the Erlangen University Hospital.

To reduce the time to market for our clients we work with our own ISO 13485 certified quality management system (QMS), enabling us to fully participate in the innovation process for future medical devices.

Medical Engineering at a Glance

Profile

An overview of our activities can be found in our profile section.

Services

Our activities are focused on contract research. We participate in publicly funded projects and offer research and development tasks to our industrial clients.

 

Products and Projects

Medical Engineering offers solutions in the areas of medical image processing, computer-assisted diagnostics, vital sign sensors, biosignal processing, medical communication, studies and applications, as well as risk and quality management.

 

Download

Each document, such as application note, product sheet, flyer or others, and each video, can be found in our download section.

News

 

Medical Engineering Press Releases

All medical engineering news and press releases can be found in the press section of the Fraunhofer IIS.

 

Wearable Technology 3.0 – Intelligent Software Developed by Fraunhofer Institute IIS

Since july 2016, the innovative high-tech product ambiotex-shirt is available at the ambiotex web store – a software development from the Fraunhofer Institute IIS. The shirt has a comfortable fit and allows an effective workout by evaluating vital data such as pulse and stress level in real time.

 

SCube® – The Modular Scanning Solution

The scanning system SCube® was introduced at the analytica in 2016. SCube® is the modular scanning solution for the digitalization and analysis of biological samples in both brightfield microscopy and fluorescence microscopy. The system can easily be integrated into your application.

 

New Project HaptiVisT

Development and evaluation of a haptic-visual learning system for surgical interventions

Congresses and Conferences

 

Video

FitnessSHIRT

Presentation at Medica 2015

 

VDI - Working Group Medicine and Engineering

The working group for medicine and engineering is a network and platform to discuss interdisciplinary dialogues in electronics, informatics, medicine and science.

 

MEDICA 2016 – World Forum for Medicine

The world´s leading trade fair for the medical industry invites you to Düsseldorf, November 14 to 17, 2016.

We are looking forward to see you at Hall 10, Booth G05. Please feel free to visit us!

Further Information

 

Certificate

Certified to ISO 13485

 

Brochure

Image Processing and Medical Engineering

Contact

Christian Weigand

Contact Press / Media

Christian Weigand

Head of Department Image Processing and Medical Engineering

Fraunhofer IIS
Am Wolfsmantel 33
91058 Erlangen, Germany

Phone +49 9131 776-7300

Fax +49 9131 776-7309