Prof. Dr. Volker M. Koch, Switzerland

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I am a professor of biomedical engineering at the Bern University of Applied Sciences in Switzerland.

Background: Dr. sc. ETH, Dipl.-Ing. Universität Karlsruhe, MAS ETH MTEC, Didaktischer Ausweis ETH — biography and resume

Interests: biomedical signal processing and analysis, biomedical sensors, mobile technology, system integration, prototype development

We offer: projects and collaboration in the area of biomedical engineering (bachelor's projects, master's projects, CTI projects, industry projects, consulting projects)

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Research and Development
  • Selected projects:
    • Ongoing: Nano-Tera project; development of a limb prosthesis with a sensor/actuator skin (together with CSEM and EPFL)
    • Ongoing: CTI project; development of a respiratory therapy system (together with ETH Zurich, the University of Zurich, and industrial partners)
    • Finished 2014: CTI project; electrical impedance tomography (together with Swisstom AG and other partners)
    • Finished 2014: CTI project; development of an electronic vision aid (together with Reber Informatik + Engineering GmbH)
    • Finished 2013: Inter-departmental BFH project; development of novel vaginal sensors (together with the Physiotherapy Group of BFH and the Bern University Gynecological Hospital)
    • Finished 2013: PhD project; development of novel energy harvesters for electronic implants (together with: ARTORG Center, Solothurn Hospitals, Bern University Hospital, ETH Zurich)
  • Other projects and further information
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  • Information for companies and other partners: collaboration opportunities
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