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The Institute for Biomedical Engineering (IBT) is a joint institution of the ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich and hosts seven groups. The groups' research combines the expertise of natural sciences and electrical engineering with biology and medicine and spans from imaging and sensing to modeling and prediction of health and disease.


Magnetic Resonance Technology and Methods

Prof. Klaas Pruessmann



Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Prof. Sebastian Kozerke



Functional and Molecular Imaging

Prof. Markus Rudin



Biosensors and Bioelectronics

Prof. Janos Voeroes



Translational Neuromodeling

Prof. Klaas Enno Stephan



X-Ray Imaging

Prof. Marco Stampanoni




Prof. Mehmet Fatih Yanik



Preclinical Imaging

Prof. Jan Klohs



News & Events


Seminar on Biomedical Magnetic Resonance - 06.10.16

Title: Spiral acquisition for neuroimaging at ultra-high field  -  Speaker: Dr. Lars Kasper, IBT  -  Time/Location: 12.00, ETZ E 6 Read more 


Seminar on Biomedical Magnetic Resonance - 22.09.16

Title: High-resolution (f)MRI at ultra-high field: experiences from down under  -  Speaker: Saskia & Dr. Steffen Bollmann, University of Queensland  -  Time/Location: 12.00, ETZ E 6 Read more 


PhD position available - Accelerated Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Join our team to develop highly efficient Magnetic Resonance imaging of the heart. Read more 


EXCITE Symposium 2016

The EXCITE Symposium 2016 takes place on Sep 10 at ETH Zurich. Join, learn and discuss about approaches to imaging the aging vasculature. Read more 


EXCITE Members are making muscle disease visible

Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a new marker substance for positron emission tomography (PET) that will allow them to monitor the progression of the degenerative muscle disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) in a patient’s brain Read more 

Dec 20, 2015

Mit Mathematik gegen Depression

“Forscher der Universität und der ETH Zürich versuchen, psychische Krankheiten wie Depression mit...

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Nov 1, 2015

Talk at ZURICH.MINDS 2015 Annual Symposium

Frederike Petzschner: Harnessing your Sixth Sense

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Jul 24, 2015

Being Neurotic Makes It Harder for You to Remember Things

Brain scans suggest that certain personality types are wired to have better memories

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Oct 17, 2014

TEDx Zurich

Andreea Diaconescu: “Theory of Mind” through the Lens of Algorithms"

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May 28, 2014

Mathematik hilft Psychiatrie

Können mathematische Modelle von Gehirnvorgängen die Behandlung psychiatrischer Erkrankungen...

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