The Institute for Life Science Technologies

The LISTEC unites 17 disciplines from all 5 faculties of the Ilmenau University of Technology for interdisciplinary research. The members of the institute work for the establishment and development of a high level research and teaching in the field of technology development in the sector of life sciences.

This area includes the following focal points

  • Biomedical engineering,
  • biosignal processing,
  • biostatistics,
  • Bio-MOEMS,
  • biotechnology,
  • Biomechatronics with Bionics and Biomechanics,
  • Bioengineering Chemistry,
  • Nanobiosystems Engineering,
  • Human-Technology Interaction,
  • e-health, assistance systems and
  • ergonomics.


The members of the institute are departments and independent research groups of the TU Ilmenau.

The members of the institute strive to promote modern and efficient research in these fields at the Ilmenau University of Technology.

The entirety of the member fields of expertise