Research Area


We are a multi-disciplinary research group working in the intersection between technology and orthopedics. Our research vision is to help orthopedic surgeons make better decisions, by the use of cyber-physical and biomechatronic systems.

Research activity

MEDTECH Laboratories


Laboratories connected to this research field:

  • Ålesund Biomechanics Lab (located at Ålesund hospital)
  • Electrical Engineering Lab
  • Mechatronics Lab
  • MANULAB robotics lab


MEDTECH research area

Strategic research area

Medical technology and health informatics is one the strategic research areas for the Department of ICT and Natural Sciences.