The 11th International Conference on Bioelectromagnetism (ICBEM) will be held in Aachen, Germany, on 23-25 May 2018 under the auspices of the International Society for Bioelectromagnetism (ISBEM). The proceedings of the conference will be published as a special issue of the International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism (IJBEM). In 2018, the conference will be held jointly with the 13th Russian-German Conference on Biomedical Engineering (RGC) hosted by the Philips Chair for Medical Information Technology (MedIT) at RWTH Aachen University.



Final presentation of student projects WS 2017

The MedIT student project / seminar ended on the Jan, 31st with many impressive presentations on electronic-projects as well as seminar papers. Finally all participants enjoyed barbecue and cold drinks.The Winner in WS 2017: view article


Doctor honoris causa for Prof. Leonhardt

On Jan. 17th, 2018, the title "Doctor Honoris Causa" has been awarded to Prof. Dr. med Dr.-Ing. Steffen Leonhardt in recognition of his scientific achievements in biomedical engineering and for setting up the first...view article


MedIT at CES in Las Vegas (Jan. 9th - 12th, 2018)

At this year´s CES the automotive supplier Body Control Systems has been exhibiting a mock-up demonstrator for driving by joy stick. The demonstrator was developed in cooperation with fka at RWTH Aachen University. The soft- and...view article


yESAO Exchange Award 2018

Within the exchange programme of the yESAO (young European Society of Artificial Organs), Seraina Dual (pdz, ETH) and Leonie Korn (MedIT, RWTH) were selected for the yESAO Exchange Award 2018 with their project "Left...view article


Figure from a Medit-Paper on the cover of Physiological Measurement

The journal Physiological Measurement has chosen a figure from the article „Improved electrode positions for local impedance measurements in the lung - a simulation study“ by J. Orschulik, R. Petkau, T. Wartzek, N. Hochhausen, M....view article


New Associate Umutcan Uguz

MedIT welcomes Umutcan Uguz as a new research associate at our chair. view article


2nd place for Carlos Castelar at the Hydrocephalus 2017

Carlos Castelar was awarded 2nd Place at the „9th Meeting of the International Society for Hydrocephalus and Cerebrospinal Fluid Disorders (ISHCSF)”, held in Kobe, Japan, 23rd to 25th of September 2017, with the presentation “A...view article