Linz, Austria

Winter School in Medical Engineering

when 5 February 2024 - 9 February 2024
language English
duration 1 week
credits 2 EC
fee EUR 220

Join us for a five-day event filled with lectures, workshops and lab work with the focus on "Prosthetics, Materials and Medical Simulations", rounded up by cultural activities and one optional day for a cultural trip.

The Winter School is planned as a face-to-face event, as the program is not suitable for online presentation. Up to a maximum of 12 students will be admitted to the course which will allow you to learn on a very individual basis and with hands on work in our laboratories and during workshops.

Course leader

various professors of the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

Target group

Students at the end of their bachelor’s/undergraduate studies (eg. 5 semester)

Course aim

Get specified knowledge about:
Additive Manufacturing and Sample Analysis
Inertial Measurement Units for Prosthetics
Healthy Spine
High-tech Limb-Prostheses
Visualisation of EMG-Signals which control Myo-Prostheses
Myoelectric Control of Hand-Prostheses
Core Facilities and Research Areas of the Center of Technological Innovation in

Fee info

EUR 220: Fee will cover lectures, workshops and lab work during the 5-day-event, including the cultural activities, lunches (Monday – Friday), welcome and farewell dinner and one weekly-ticket for the public transport in Linz.

Travel costs, costs for lodging and meals (apart of the ones which are included in this program) are to be covered by the participants individually.