Our Programs

The Department of Biomedical, Industrial & Human Factors Engineering is the only academic unit, nationally, to share programs in these disciplines. Our programs are human-centered and focused on improving today's complex human-technical systems.

Our Programs Among Best in Nation

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Wright State University’s online graduate programs in education, engineering and business as among the best in the nation in 2016!


The Industrial and Human Factors Engineering program offered by the College of Engineering and Computer Science was ranked 41th among 83 schools, topping both the University of Arizona and the University of Florida.

Dr. Subashini Ganapathy: Outstanding Engineers and Scientists Award



Congratulations to Dr. Ganapathy for winning the Outstanding Engineers and Scientists Award!

Dr. Nasser Kashou winner of the International Advocate Award


Congratulations to Dr. Kashou for winning the International Advocate Award!

Dr. Pratik Parikh: Outstanding Faculty Award

Congratulations to Dr. Pratik Parikh for being awarded the Outstanding Faculty Award!

Outstanding Senior Design Team


DMAX: Man-Machine Value Added Work Structure: Khalid Abdulrahman Alassaf, Abdullah Aljazzaf, Adam Tokarsky and Ali Zaman. Advisor: Dr. Parikh


Dr. Cao is Investigating How to Improve the Use of Surgical Robotics.


Wright State University researchers are among 20 teams of researchers from Ohio universities that will participate in a state training opportunity designed to foster research commercialization and entrepreneurship.




Wright State Research Institute chosen to lead $3.4 million project for AFRL

Wright State Research Institute will lead a public-private collaborative effort to develop a next-generation live, virtual and constructive training system.
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Three brothers graduate from LEAP Intensive English Program

For brothers Mohammed Alkhiari, Faisal Alkhiari and Naif Alkhiari, English was a challenge, but one they all worked hard to overcome.
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Wright State biomedical researchers selected to present invention at prestigious statewide forum

Wright State researchers will seek funding and feedback for their revolutionary medical device that could eliminate the need for radiation-emitting X-rays in certain procedures.
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Wright State engineering students install X-ray room at hospital in the African nation of Malawi

A team of Wright State engineering students installed an X-ray room at a hospital in Malawi as part of a series of efforts to help improve health care in the tiny African nation.
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