Bio-medical Engineering Department :

Overview

Biomedical Engineering is the amalgamation of engineering approaches and medical procedures to provide the solution for the healthcare. Biomedical Engineering is a discipline that advances knowledge in engineering, biology and biology so it is essentially involves collaborating with doctors and medical researchers to develop medical equipment’s and devices

VISION

To develop an excellent biomedical engineers with strong technical knowledge to promote human health care through nuances of research and education

MISSION

  • Imparting the knowledge of engineering and life sciences to enlighten the path of students for the development of innovative biomedical products.
  • Establishing good Industry-Institute Interaction for education, training, research and development.
  • Providing quality education through active Learning methodologies.

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES (PEOs):

PEO1 – To enable the graduates to demonstrate their skills in solving challenges in their chosen field through the core foundation and knowledge acquired in engineering and biology.

PEO2 – To enable the graduates to exhibit leadership, make decisions with societal and ethical responsibilities, function and communicate effectively in multidisciplinary settings.

PEO3 – To ensure that graduates will recognize the need for sustaining and expanding their technical competence and engage in learning opportunities throughout their careers.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES (POs):

Engineering Graduates will be able to:

  1. Engineering knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  2. Problem analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  3. Design/development of solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  4. Conduct investigations of complex problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  5. Modern tool usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  6. The engineer and society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  7. Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  8. Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  9. Individual and team work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  10. Communication: Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  11. Project management and finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  12. Life-long learning: Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

PROGRAM SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES (PSOs):

1) To design and develop diagnostic and therapeutic devices that reduces physician burnout and enhance the quality of life for the end user by applying fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering.

2) To apply software skills in developing algorithms for solving healthcare related problems in various fields of Medical sector.

3) To adapt to emerging information and communication technologies (ICT) to innovate ideas and solutions for current societal and scientific issues thereby developing indigenous medical instruments that are on par with the existing technology

 

Opportunities

The demand for engineers with background in biology and medicine is growing rapidly. Biomedical engineers play key roles in Industries, Academic Institutions, Hospitals and government agencies.  Examples of biomedical engineering opportunities include design, fabrication and testing of medical device, prosthesis fabrication, Physiological function monitoring, home healthcare products, biomedical information, functional imaging and tomography, biomaterial development and biocompatibility, artifical tissue and organ fabrication, development of biosensors, telemedicine equipments and biomedical microsystems.

PROGRAM SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES (PSOs):

1) To design and develop diagnostic and therapeutic devices that reduces physician burnout and enhance the quality of life for the end user by applying fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering.

2) To apply software skills in developing algorithms for solving healthcare related problems in various fields of Medical sector.

3) To adapt to emerging information and communication technologies (ICT) to innovate ideas and solutions for current societal and scientific issues thereby developing indigenous medical instruments that are on par with the existing technology

 

Opportunities

The demand for engineers with background in biology and medicine is growing rapidly. Biomedical engineers play key roles in Industries, Academic Institutions, Hospitals and government agencies.  Examples of biomedical engineering opportunities include design, fabrication and testing of medical device, prosthesis fabrication, Physiological function monitoring, home healthcare products, biomedical information, functional imaging and tomography, biomaterial development and biocompatibility, artifical tissue and organ fabrication, development of biosensors, telemedicine equipments and biomedical microsystems.

Lab facility

Bio Chemistry Laboratory

Pathology and Microbiology Laboratory

Human Physiology Laboratory

Devices and Circuits Laboratory

Integrated Circuits Laboratory

Digital Signal Processing Laboratory

Biomedical Instrumentation Laboratory

Achievements (Staff/Students)
Staff Achievements

Paper Publications:

S.No Name of the Faculty Title Journal Name Volume/Issue Date (or) Month/Year
1 Athiraja A Banana Disease Diagnosis using Computer Vision and Machine Learning Methods Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing vol. 12, no. 6 2021
2 Athiraja A ,Megala N Survey on Identify the Agricultural Diseases Using Image Processing and Soft Computing Techniques Alınteri Journal of Agriculture Sciences 36(2) August 2021
3 Athiraja A, Megala N, Jareena Begam J Application of an Artificial Intelligence Algorithm for Computer-Assisted Cancer Detection DRUGS AND CELL THERAPIES IN HEMATOLOGY 10(1) Sep 2021
4 B Nagaraj Intelligent Network Intrusion Prevention Feature Collection and Classification Algorithms Algorithms 14 (8) 2021
5 B Nagaraj Medical image integrated possessions assisted soft computing techniques for optimized image fusion with less noise and high contour detection Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing vol. 12, no. 6 2021
6 B Nagaraj Colour image encryption based on customized neural network and DNA encoding Neural Computing and Applications 2021
7 B Nagaraj Artificial intelligence-based agriculture automated monitoring systems using WSN Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing vol. 12, no. 6 2021
8 B Nagaraj Research on College English Teaching Model Based on Decision Trees INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION AND SOFT COMPUTING 30(1) 2021
9 B Nagaraj Computational intelligence in healthcare and biosignal processing Handbook of Computational Intelligence in Biomedical Engineering and Healthcare 2021
10 B Nagaraj Big Data Analytics and Deep Learning for E-Business Outcomes Information Systems and e-Business Management 18(3) 2020
11 B Nagaraj Enhancement of fraternal K-median algorithm with CNN for high dropout probabilities to evolve optimal time-complexity Cluster Computing 23(3) 2020
12 B Nagaraj A deep analysis on optimization techniques for appropriate PID tuning to incline efficient artificial pancreas Neural Computing and Applications 32(12) 2020
13 B Nagaraj Neural Computing and Applications JOURNAL OF MEDICAL IMAGING AND HEALTH INFORMATICS 10(4) 2020
14 B Nagaraj Computing WHERE-WHAT Classification Through FLIKM and Deep Learning Algorithms Advances in Electrical and Computer Technologies 2020
15 B Nagaraj Special section on emerging challenges in computational intelligence for signal processing applications INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION AND SOFT COMPUTING 26(4) 2020
16 Mr.N.Arunkumar Electrooculogram signal identification for elderly disabled using Elman network 82 2021
17 Mr.N.Arunkumar Accurate detection of myocardial infarction using non linear features with ECG signals Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing 12 2021
18 Mr.N.Arunkumar Autism diagnosis via correlation between vectors of direct quadrature instantaneous frequency of EEG analytic normalized intrinsic mode functions Expert Systems 2021

Patent Filed:

S.No Name of the Faculty Title Application number Month/Year Patent type (Product or Design)
1 Athiraja, Megala Automatic Finger millet seed remover using Artificial Intelligence 202141024482 MAY 2021 Product
2 Athiraja, Megala, Multi Features Shovel (Manvetti) Using IoT 202141034821 June 2021 Product
3 Athiraja, Megala Automatic Pearl millet seed remover using Artificial Intelligence 202141029408 July 2021 Product

Student Achievements

  1. Student’s project selected for second round (IIT Bombay -1, YUVA-1, Accenture – 4)
  2. Students underwent in plant training at MICRO TECH medical diagnostics. As part of the training, they have learned about cancer diagnosis.
  3. Students underwent in virtual research internship at KED Groups R&D, Coimbatore (Duration: 3 months).

Patent Filed:

S.No Name of the Faculty Title Application number Month/Year Patent type (Product or Design)
1 Vishnu Priya, Thilothina Automatic Finger millet seed remover using Artificial Intelligence 202141024482 MAY 2021 Product
2 Vishnu Priya, Thilothina Multi Features Shovel (Manvetti) Using IoT 202141034821 June 2021 Product
3 Vishnu Priya, Thilothina Automatic Pearl millet seed remover using Artificial Intelligence 202141029408 July 2021 Product

Faculty Details

Dr.B.Nagaraj Name: Dr.B.Nagaraj
Designation: Professor
Qualification: M.E., Ph.D
Experience: 15 years
Specialization: Instrumentation Control Systems and Medical Imaging
Name:Mr.N.Arunkumar
Designation:Assistant Professor
Qualification:M.E.,
Experience:11 years
Specialization:
Name:Dr.Branesh Madhavan Pillai
Designation:Assistant Professor
Qualification:M.S., Ph.D
Experience:2 years
Specialization:
Name:Mr.A.Athiraja
Designation:Assistant Professor
Qualification:M.E., (Ph.D)
Experience:8 years
Specialization:
Name:Mrs.N.Megala
Designation:Assistant Professor
Qualification:M.E., (Ph.D)
Experience:2 years
Specialization:
Name:Mrs.J.Jareena Begam
Designation:Assistant Professor
Qualification:M.E.,
Experience:2 years
Specialization:

MoU’s

  1. TMIS Systems, Bangalore
  2. AGT Electronics Pvt Ltd, Coimbatore

Activities

MoU signing ceremony

Webinar on ” impact of Biomedical Engineering in modern world” by TMI Systems, Banglore.

Webinar on ” Biomedical Engineering: Prospects and possibilities in the new millennium ” by TMI Systems, Banglore.

Centre of Excellence

Centre of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) is engaged in R&D activities in the broad area of Biomedical Engineering. The lab is adequately involved with state of the art facilities to initiated the research and development among the students for their innovative ideas to solve the real-world problems involving human health and science.

Objective of the centre.

  • To create the ability among the students to be inducted into the project to develop low cost technologies related to healthcare to assist the society.
  • To trained the students on stimulation software like MATLAB, ANSYS for Biosignal processing & analysing and Biomechanics application.

 

Research area

Centre of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) is focusing on conducting cutting-edge scientific research with an aim to improve research & practice in different specialization of Biomedical Engineering.

  • Design and development of Biomedical Products/Devices
  • Bio signal Processing & Analysing
  • Prosthetic Device
  • Sensors Application.
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