The 15th International Conference on Biomedical Engineering

ICBME 2013, 4th to 7th December 2013, Singapore

  • James Goh

Part of the IFMBE Proceedings book series (IFMBE, volume 43)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-29
  2. B. L. Khoo, M. E. Warkiani, Guofeng Guan, Daniel Shao-Weng Tan, Alvin S. T. Lim, Wan-Teck Lim et al.
    Pages 1-4
  3. S. Sathar, G. O’Grady, M. L. Trew, L. K. Cheng
    Pages 16-19
  4. A. Karunaratne, L. Bentley, R. Cox, A. Boyde, C. T. Esapa, N. J. Terrill et al.
    Pages 24-27
  5. Kwong Ming Tse, Long Bin Tan, Shu Jin Lee, Siak Piang Lim, Heow Pueh Lee
    Pages 32-35
  6. Benjamin Kim Kiat Teo, Sum Thai Wong, Choon Kiat Lim, Terrence Y. S. Kung, Chong Hao Yap, Yamini Ramgopal et al.
    Pages 36-39
  7. Wei Zhang, Jialin Chen, Jiadong Tao, Changchang Hu, Junfeng Ji, Hong Wei Ouyang
    Pages 40-43
  8. Yasutaka Tobe, Takanobu Yagi, Yuki Iwabuchi, Momoko Yamanashi, Kenji Takamura, Takuma Sugiura et al.
    Pages 44-47
  9. S. Sathar, G. O’Grady, M. L. Trew, Leo K. Cheng
    Pages 52-55
  10. Trung Dung Nguyen, Adekunle Oloyede, Sanjleena Singh, Yuantong Gu
    Pages 56-59
  11. Evelyn K. F. Yim, S. Ankam, A. A. K. Moe, L. Y. T. Chan
    Pages 60-63
  12. T. K. H. Teh, P. Shi, X. Ren, J. H. P. Hui, S. L. Toh, J. C. H. Goh
    Pages 64-67
  13. H. Zulaika, A. Azhim, M. Saleh, P. Baghepour, Y. Kinouchi, F. Ibrahim
    Pages 68-71
  14. Zhang-yong Li, Yu Pang, Jinzhao Lin, Jie Liu, Shengrong Liu, Chun-yang Li
    Pages 72-75

About these proceedings

Introduction

This volume presents the proceedings of the 15th ICMBE held from 4th to 7th December 2013, Singapore. Biomedical engineering is applied in most aspects of our healthcare ecosystem. From electronic health records to diagnostic tools to therapeutic, rehabilitative and regenerative treatments, the work of biomedical engineers is evident. Biomedical engineers work at the intersection of engineering, life sciences and healthcare. The engineers would use principles from applied science including mechanical, electrical, chemical and computer engineering together with physical sciences including physics, chemistry and mathematics to apply them to biology and medicine. Applying such concepts to the human body is very much the same concepts that go into building and programming a machine. The goal is to better understand, replace or fix a target system to ultimately improve the quality of healthcare.
With this understanding, the conference proceedings offer a single platform for individuals and organisations working in the biomedical engineering related field to gather and network with each other in so doing create the catalyst for future development of biomedical engineering in Asia.

Keywords

BES Bioengineering Society Singapore Electronic Health Records to ICMBE Regenerative Treatments Rehabilitative Treatments Therapeutic Diagnostic Tools

Editors and affiliations

  • James Goh
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringNational University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-02913-9
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-02912-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-02913-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1680-0737
  • Series Online ISSN 1433-9277
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