Research and enterprising activities at BiMEC
BiMEC’s main research theme is the application of wireless and non-invasive imaging and detection techniques using UWB technology. Other themes under investigation include open-based networking and media convergence, and skin bioengineering.
- H2020-MSCA-IF (793449) UWB wearable apparatus for bone fracture imaging and recovering monitoring, £180K (2018-2020).
- Innovate UK Eartex, December 2017 £100K.
- KTP Innovate UK and Eartex 2 years, £100K.
- EPSRC grant: Modelling the MEchanics of Animal Whiskers (MMEAW), total grant: £460,715, LSBU: £304K.
Radio Frequency (RF) Shielded Anechoic Chamber
In 2012, BiMEC acquired a large RF anechoic chamber (outer dimensions of the chamber are 4.93 m x 2.79 m x 2.79 m) calibrated for uninterrupted use between 20MHz and 26GHz. This facility enables the team to characterise antennas and wireless/non-wireless systems used in our research and teaching as well as assisting and collaborating with other faculties and industry.
Lasers and detectors
Er:YAG laser, Nd:YAG laser, OPO laser, He -Ne laser, Nitrogen laser, MCT detectors, laser energy monitor, optical tables/benches, HP Digital Oscilloscopes, Picoscopes, HR Proscopes, multimeters, signal generators, IBM x3400 servers, Fingerprint sensors.
- TimeDomain’s PulsON 400 (x3) PulsON 410 (x20) Impulse Radio Ultra Wideband IR-UWB ranging, communication and radar modules
- Vector Network Analyser (VNA), Vector Signal Analyser (VSA), Spectrum and Impedance Analyser
- Precise LCR components Analyser
- PCB Prototyping machine
17 October 2018CIPD courses at LSBU information evening
18 October 2018'ResearchToday!' Controllability of Linear Systems
18 October 2018Drama and Performance Taster Evening with performance of A Midsummer's Nights Dream
19 October 2018Black History Month at LSBU Launch Event
19 October 2018A season of Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
20 October 2018A season of Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
25 October 2018London Primary Care Quality Academy Workshop
29 October 2018Graduation Ceremony - School of Business
30 October 2018Non-Medical Prescribing CPD Study Day
31 October 2018Extended Project Support Programme
Hollywood actor David Oyelowo awarded honorary doctorate by London South Bank University
15 October 2018
LSBU’s Clarence Centre celebrates five years supporting university and industry collaboration
27 September 2018
LSBU wins ‘University of the Year for Graduate Employment’ for an unprecedented second year running
24 September 2018
London South Bank University wins national awards for teaching excellence
17 September 2018
Law students reach finals weekend in national competition
30 August 2018
London South Bank first UK University to offer Architecture Degree Apprenticeships
24 August 2018
Level 4 and 5 qualifications vital to fill national skills gap, says LSBU's Vice-Chancellor
23 August 2018
Lambeth College joins LSBU
22 August 2018
LSBU experts conclude that Heliport noise could be a danger to health
14 August 2018