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, established in 1976, includes over 75 primary and affiliated faculty members that conduct cutting-edge research in a wide variety of areas, including biomedical devices & imaging, cellular & molecular bioengineering, mathematical/computational biosystems, and neuroengineering.

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What Is Biomedical Engineering?

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Medical Wearables are All Sewn Up

Medical Wearables are All Sewn Up

Researchers in the Alfred E. Mann Department of Biomedical Engineering use embroidery and lasers to create affordable, cutting-edge sensors for wearables and personalized healthcare.

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Illiuminating Cancer

Illiuminating Cancer

Longwei Liu joins USC Viterbi and the Wang Lab to uncover the secret interactions between immune cells and cancer cells with the help of fluorescent trackers.

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Published on August 10th, 2022

Last updated on August 17th, 2022