Biomedical engineering is an area of emerging research strength in the School of Engineering.
Researchers from the School are involved in RMIT’s Health Innovations Research Institute Biophysics and Bioengineering Program. Professor Dinesh Kumar leads research in bioinformatics, biosignals and biometrics. Dr Elena Pirogova leads the health effects of electromagnetic radiation and is an associate investigator in the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funded Australian Centre for Electromagnetic Bioeffects Research.
- Biomedical electronics
- Biomedical signal processing
- Sleep research
- Electrical and electromagnetic properties of the human body
- Biological and health effects of electromagnetic fields on living systems