Design and development of surgical intervention and healthcare innovation - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

From complex robots to simple mechanical tools, innovative engineering ideas have provided problem-solving solutions for challenging healthcare concerns. Interventional Robotics Lab (IRL) offers hands-on research opportunities to undergraduate students interested in identification of healthcare needs, solution design, outcome simulation, prototype fabrication and feasibility test. Current projects include MRI guided cancer biopsy and focal therapy, robotic orthopedic surgery, semi-robotic laparoscopic surgery, 5D telemedicine, wearable tactile display, soft robotics for healthcare, and more.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/11/2022 - End Date: 4/30/2022

Students Needed

Type of Project


Student Responsibilities

Time Commitment

10 hour(s)

Student Requirements

No specific requirement.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

For EXCEL URE Students Only

Additional Notes

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 09-24-2019
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes