Research Projects

Aided Heart Assistance for optimal treatment of heart failure patients

Contact Daniel Rüschen, M.Sc.Leonie Korn, M.Sc. Dr.-Ing. Marian Walter   Description In case of a severe heart attack, the restoring of blood flow through the myocardium (heart muscle) is the mainstay of......view article

Automated Ventilation

Automation of Protective Artificial Ventilation Contact person(s) Dr.-Ing. Anake PomprapaPhilip von Platen, M.Sc. Project Description Patients with Acute Lung Injury (ALI) or Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)......view article

Automated and continuous wound monitoring

Contact Stephan Dahlmanns, M.Sc.Carina Pereira, M.Sc. Motivation In clinical practice, the status of wound healing is defined by visual inspection. This form of diagnosis requires the exposure of the wound and is based on......view article

Monitoring and Control of Bodily Fluids for Geriatric Patients

Contact person Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. med. Steffen Leonhardt The German society is undergoing a profound change in its age distribution (Fig. 1). According to demographic trends, those over 65 years-old will comprise about......view article

Coated textile elektrodes

Contact person Dipl.-Ing. Lennart LeichtXinchi Yu, M.Sc. Motivation Textile electrodes are of great importance for personal healthcare systems. Unfortunately, present electrodes can not be washed often. This project aims to......view article

Bio-electrical impedance spectroscopy

Contact Person Jakob Orschulik, M.Sc. Carlos Castelar, M.Sc. Tobias Menden, M.Sc.Stephan Dahlmanns, M.Sc. Description Bioimpedance spectroscopy (BIS) is a non-invasive technique used to measure the complex, frequency......view article

Electrical Impedance Tomography (EIT)

Contact person(s): Jakob Orschulik, M.Sc. Dipl.-Ing. Christoph Hoog Antink Carlos Castelar, M.Sc. Dipl.-Ing. Benjamin HentzeTobias Menden, M.Sc.Jöran Rixen, M.Sc. Project description Medical background In critically ill......view article