The Department of Biomedical Engineering was established in June 2016, when Prof. Guo Xiangdong from Columbia University, the  Founding Chair, was appointed as Senior Advisor. The Department has 20 core and affliated faculty members (including one Thousand Talent Plan expert, three Young Thousand Talent Plan experts), four teaching laboratories, and thirty undergraduate students. Research areas at the Department include MechanoMedicine,De novo Regenerative Engineering Multiscale & Multimodal Biomedical

Imaging, Wearable Devices & Wireless Monitoring, Computational medicine for Big data & Health Informatics.


The Department of Biomedical Engineering receives strong support from the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University and has formed its own undergraduate curricula based on the BME curricula of Columbia University. The Department shall cultivate students at bachelor, master and PhD. levels together with Department of Biomedical Engineering at Columbia University. 


The Department’s core culture is “Adventurous, Arduous, Amiable”. We sincerely welcome more global talents to join us to create an interdisciplinary innovative research platform, and make the platform a world-class biomedical engineering program within ten years.