Institute of Micro Technology and Medical Device Technology (MIMED)

Angela Merkel and Markus Söder at the Munich School of Robotics and Machine Intelligence (MSRM), 24.Mai 2019. From left to right: Prof. Lueth, Markus Söder, Angela Merkel, Prof. Haddadin, Yannick Krieger. MiMed is part of the MSRM and designs patient-specific and task-oriented robots, develops them and brings them to the clinic.

The Institute of Micro Technology and Medical Device Technology (MIMED) at the Technische Universität München is specialized in precision engineering, microtechnology and mechatronic systems/robotics. MIMED has a strong focus on medical technology and clinical applications, rapid manufacturing, and assistive systems for an aging society.

The institute is divided into four research groups:

• Surgical Assistance / Elderly Care

• Micro Technology for Rapid Prototyping

• Medical Robotics & Mechanism

• Matlab Libraries