Department of Biomedical Engineering


Research in the center is mainly supported by grants from agencies and foundations including NIH, NSF, VA, Ohio Third Frontier, Ohio Board of Regents, Cleveland Foundation and private foundations. The Neural Engineering core facilities are located in the Wickenden building and include:

  • Surgical facilities for survival surgery
  • Electrophysiology laboratories for in-vivo and in-vivo experimentation,
  • Electrode fabrication facilities.
  • Computer simulation for finite element design and analysis
  • Microscopy facility
  • Prototyping facility
  • Tissue Culture Facility
  • Offices for Faculty, Post-Docs and Students

Other facilities include

  • Gait laboratory, VA
  • FES Center, CWRU
  • Rehabilitation Center, MethroHealth Center