Cosmos Magazine: Using Sound Waves to Target Tumors
Professor of Biomedical Engineering Qifa Zhou and his team have developed a way to use ultrasound to deliver cancer drugs directly to tumors.
Meet the Researcher Pioneering Medical Testing Using Paper and Nail Polish
Maral Mousavi, new USC Viterbi faculty, wants to make medical diagnostics more accessible and affordable.
Keyue Shen to Lead Ongoing Research Initiative Into Cancer Metastasis
The new NIH-funded project will assemble a top research team to further our understanding of why and how cancer spreads throughout the body.
The Mathematical Oncology Blog: Mathematical Oncology Takes Root at USC Viterbi
Gordon S. Marshall Early Career Chair Stacey Finley discusses her newly-established Center for Computational Modeling of Cancer.
DJ Turned Scientist Works to Reverse Engineer Depression, PTSD and Drug Addiction
USC Viterbi’s Jennifer Treweek witnessed too many people suffering from drug addiction, PTSD and depression around her, so she dedicated her life to eradicating their deadly effects
Biomedical Engineering @ USC
Welcome to the USC Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME)!
Since our early roots as an option within electrical engineering in 1963, we have maintained a longstanding tradition of advancing biomedicine through the development and application of novel engineering ideas. Our department, founded in 1976, includes over 80 primary and affiliated faculty members that conduct cutting-edge research in a wide variety of areas, including neuroengineering, biosystems and biosignal analysis, medical devices and implants, bioimaging and imaging informatics, and systems cellular-molecular bioengineering.
What Is Biomedical Engineering?
Student Excellence Celebrated at BME Undergraduate Awards
The inaugural awards were supported by the Alfred E. Mann Institute for Biomedical Engineering.
Viterbi School News
Ellis Meng Wins IEEE Sensors Council Technical Achievement Award
Meng has been recognized for her career achievements in the field of biomedical microelectromechanical sensors.