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.

We work on research and development projects for industry and our own quality management system (QMS) is certified to ISO 13485, 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 carry out research and development tasks funded by 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.

 

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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.

 

FitnessSHIRT – Improving Safety through Telemonitoring

The market launch of the FitnessSHIRT by  ambiotex GmbH and Fraunhofer IIS will be in 2016. The FitnessSHIRT features measuring equipment for two key vital signs: ECG and respiration recording. Sensors are integrated into the shirt for user friendliness, ease of handling and wearing comfort.

 

SCube® – The Modular Scanning Solution

The scanning system SCube® was introduced at the analytica in 2014. 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 from 14 - 17 November 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

Fraunhofer IIS
Am Wolfsmantel 33
91058 Erlangen, Germany

Phone +49 9131 776-7300

Fax +49 9131 776-7309