Flinders University’s biomedical engineering and assistive technologies cluster is enhancing its reputation for excellence in research, design and development.
Back pain is a major health burden, with Australians spending an estimated $1 billion each year on treatments.
Engineers and scientists from Flinders University are teaming up with the University of Bologna in Italy to research and design new knee implants.
The Hexapod Robot’s application for biomedical research earns it the SA Engineers Australia 2012 Excellence Award.
A new robot developed by Flinders University engineers is poised to revolutionise the way we study the performance of normal and diseased joints and their artificial replacements by simulating joint motion.