Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering

Be part of something unique and exciting! Wright State is the only academic unit in the nation to share this unique combination of engineering programs. The Department of Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering (BIE) is a collection of programs you will appreciate for their distinctive human-centered approach and focus on improving today's complex human-technical systems.

The BIE department's vision is to be nationally recognized for excellence in education and for cutting-edge research in specific engineering areas of biomedical, industrial and systems, human factors, and operations research.

Success Stories

Engineer Lindsay Aitchison ’11 is supporting NASA’s next trip to the Moon in 2024 by designing new, state-of-the-art spacesuits.
Eva Stanglein, an industrial and systems engineering major at Wright State, wants to be a role model for young female engineers.

Department News

Nearly 70 students take part in engineering, computing induction ceremony

Students in the College of Engineering and Computer Science joined the Order of the Engineer and the Pledge of the Computing Professional.

Brain power

Studying biomedical engineering has amplified Carmen Asman's passion for engineering.

A space odyssey

Lindsay Aitchison ’11 helps NASA design a new generation of spacesuits
Engineer Lindsay Aitchison ’11 is supporting NASA’s next trip to the Moon in 2024 by designing new, state-of-the-art spacesuits.

 

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