Dr Hongbin Liu is a Reader in the School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, King’s College London (KCL) where he is directing the Haptic Mechatronics and Medical Robotics (HaMMeR) Laboratory.
Dr. Liu obtained his BEng in 2005 from Northwestern Polytechnical University, China, MSc and PhD in 2006 and 2010 respectively, both from the Division of Engineering, KCL. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed publications at top international robotic journals and conferences and is inventor for 6 patents. His research has been funded by EPSRC, Innovate UK, NHS Trust and EU Commissions. His current research focuses on developing soft robotic systems for assistive minimally invasive surgical interventions, with strong collaborations from IBM and Ericsson.