Tagged videos Biomedical engineering

  • WOMEN-UP project

    Publication: 21/03/2017

    Coinciding with the World Day of Urinary Incontinence, the European project WOMEN-UP uses a video to present a new system designed to improve pelvic floor rehabilitation.

  • Barcelona East School of Engineering (EEBE)

    Publication: 12/09/2016

    Barcelona East School of Engineering (EEBE)



  • Can simulating human movement help the disabled?

    Publication: 24/01/2011

    Can human movement be analysed to design devices that help people walk? The UPC is working on modelling how the human body moves, with the ultimate aim of designing new orthopaedic devices for the disabled.

    Josep Maria Font. Biomedical Engineering Research Centre. Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Bacteria that can cause miscarriages?

    Publication: 24/01/2011

    How can a type of bacteria commonly found in wet environments, such as pools, cause a miscarriage? How do pregnant women become infected?

    Gemma Agustí. Department of Optics and Optometry. Environmental and Health MicrobiologyLab – AquaSost.

  • A virtual assistant to fight tumours?

    Publication: 25/05/2010

    The UPC is designing an intelligent system to provide support for the diagnosis of brain tumours in order to help doctors improve diagnoses in clinical oncology.

    Alfredo Vellido. Department of Software. Soft Computing Research Group.