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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



News & Events


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 


EXCITE Symposium on Fingerprinting of Vascular Aging

The annual Symposium 2016 focuses on the topic entitled „Fingerprinting of Vascular Aging“. This event will take place at ETH Zentrum, CAB-G61, on Saturday, 10 September 2016.  Read more 


Successful PhD Viva of Constantin von Deuster

Constantin has successfully defended his PhD thesis "Towards Reliable Diffusion MRI of the In Vivo Human Heart" at King's College London today. Congratulations!


Congratulation to Christian Binter

Christian has successfully defended his PhD thesis "Advances in Cardiovascular Velocity and Turbulence Quantification" today.

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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