RA 4 Manager Tamás Haidegger, Ph.D. 01.10.2011
From 1st of October 2011 on, he will be the Area Manager of Research Area 4 „Work Flow“.
Tamás Haidegger received his M.Sc. degrees from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME) in Electrical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering in 2006 and 2008, respectively, then Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering in 2011.
His main field of research is control/teleoperation of surgical robots, image-guided therapy and supportive medical technologies.
He was appointed Research Area Manager for RA4 in October 2011 and will be working mainly on minimally invasive surgical simulation and training, medical education and methods for work-flow improvement.
In addition to his position at ACMIT, he is also an adjunct professor at BME and a CEO/CTO of a university start-up, focusing on objective hand hygiene control.
Tamás is an active member of various professional organizations, including IEEE RAS, EMBC and
MICCAI. He is the author of more than 45 peer reviewed papers published at various scientific
meeting and conference proceedings, refereed journals and books in the field of biomedical/control
engineering and computer-integrated surgery. He has been maintaining a professional blog on
medical technologies for over 4 years: surgrob.blogspot.com.