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DEPARTMENT OF BIOENGINEERING

NSF Honorees Are Devoted to Improving Our World

Four Bioengineering students have been chosen this year for the Graduate Research Fellowship Program by the National Science Foundation. The program provides three years of financial support for graduate studies.

Contract to Help Speed Up Learning Project

Researchers at the Texas Biomedical Device Center have been awarded a contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to investigate a novel approach to accelerate the learning of foreign languages.

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Professor Earns NSF Grant for Prosthetics Innovation

Dr. Robert Gregg has devoted years of research to helping lower-limb amputees and stroke survivors walk again. A new grant from the National Science Foundation has given that effort a significant boost.

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We actively pursue research that leads to tech and knowledge transfer, innovation and entrepreneurship.

BIOENGINEERING OVERVIEW

The Bioengineering Department at UT Dallas offers an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering and graduate degrees in biomedical engineering as part of collaboration with The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

 

The Bioengineering Difference

Academics

With access to advanced technology, highly trained engineers, and clinicians and practitioners in the field; we provide a unique environment that cultivates creativity. Learn More

Faculty

Our faculty work in a range of disciplines and conduct groundbreaking research; as leaders in their fields, they provide students with a myriad of opportunities Learn More

Facilities

The $108 million, 220,000-square-foot Bioengineering and Sciences Building recently opened and houses state-of-the-art equipment and facilities for conducting cutting-edge research. Learn More

Research

Our bioengineers work at the intersection of engineering and the life sciences, developing new technologies that improve people’s health and well-being. Learn More


Our Approach

We have incorporated hands-on learning opportunities into our curriculum. Each semester, students are presented with engineering problems and are given the training and guidance needed to create highly technical solutions to these problems. Students are trained on the use of advanced bench top engineering equipment from network analyzers, digital oscilloscopes, and function generators so they can design, test and build medical devices.

Bioengineering undergraduate students presented at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research April 2017

Students graduate from our program able to successfully navigate medical school or as competent engineers able to develop medical devices.

Latest News

Bioengineers Create Sensor That Measures Perspiration to Monitor Glucose Levels
Oct. 13, 2016


Upcoming Events

Fourth International Conference on Neurology and Neuroimmunology
Sep 18-20, 2017


Giving

With your support, our researchers can continue to innovate and push the limits of science and engineering to improve human health.