The Applied Mechatronics and Biomedical Engineering Research (AMBER) Group is the re-branding of Intelligent Nano-Tera Systems Research Group, which was established in 2009.
Applied Mechatronics and Biomedical Engineering Research
The mission of the AMBER Group is to undertake fundamental and applied research in the key areas of applied mechatronics and biomedical engineering to solve real-world problems through a network of partnerships and collaborations. These areas include, but not limited to:
- Soft robotics
- Wearable devices
- Medical robotics
- Rehabilitation robotics
- Prosthetics, orthotics and assistive devices
- Innovative manufacturing
- Smart actuators and sensors
- System dynamics and control
- Smart materials and structures
- Human-machine/robot interaction
- Mechanisms design and their application in biomedical engineering
The AMBER Group prides itself on training, preparing, educating, and mentoring undergraduate, postgraduate, and higher degree research students and early-career researchers with the skills and capabilities to play leading roles in society and to be world citizens with the ability to address continuously changing global challenges in their areas of profession and expertise.
The AMBER Group conducts research with a significant and pertinent societal and academic impact, in collaboration with industry, communities, research centres, research laboratories, and universities both nationally and internationally.