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

Wright State professor Caroline Cao is an expert in the design and evaluation of enabling technology, such as haptics, navigational aids, and surgical simulation, for minimally invasive surgery.
James Dahlman, who graduated from Wright State with a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering, was named one of “35 Innovators Under 35” by the MIT Technology Review.

Department News

Wright State industrial and systems engineering students win first place in Great Lakes technical paper competition

The students were honored for their paper "Putting a Smile on Redesigning: A Dental Facility Layout Problem."

Wright State speakers applaud impact of virtual TEDxDayton 2020

Watch TEDxDayton talks by Subhashini Ganapathy, chair of biomedical, industrial and human factors engineering, and Christopher Wyatt, associate chair of neuroscience, cell biology and physiology.

Wright State’s IHE engineering, business online programs among nation’s best, says U.S. News and World Report

Wright State's ranked programs including Industrial and Human Factors Engineering (IHE), M.B.A., Information Systems and Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

 

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