Tamas Haidegger Ph.D.

Dr. Haidegger’s main field of research is on medical technologies, control/teleoperation of surgical robots, image-guided therapy and assistive devices. Currently, he is associate professor at Óbuda University, Budapest, Hungary, serving as the director of the University Research and Innovation Center (EKIK), and as the technical lead of medical robotics research at the Antal Bejczy Center for Intelligent Robotics. Besides, he is a research area manager at the Austrian Center of Medical Innovation and Technology (ACMIT) in Wiener Neustadt, working on minimally invasive surgical simulation and training, medical robotics and usability/workflow assessment through ontologies. He will be giving two lectures, one in CEAS for electrical and computer engineering graduate students and faculty on March 24, 2020. He will have another presentation in WMed for medical students, surgery residents and faculty on March 28, 2020. In addition, he will have research meetings to discuss current research topics in the area of robotic surgery with ECE and surgery faculty.