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Professor Zion Tse


Chair in Medical Robotics
Royal Society Wolfson Fellow

Homepages: York Medical Robotics Lab, Engineering for Health Group
Tel: +44 (0)1904 32 2342
Office: Z012
Medical Robotics Lab: P002, Department of Electronic Engineering, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD

Areas of Expertise: Medical Robotics, Computer-aided Surgery, Medical Devices and Instrumentation, Image-Guided Therapy, Mobile Health, Cyber-Physical Systems, MR Imaging, Wireless Charging, Social Media Analytics for Digital Epidemiology



Professor Zion Tse is the Chair of Medical Robotics in the Department of Electronic Engineering at York. Prior to his current appointment, he was an Associate Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering and an Associate Director for the Center for Cyber-Physical Systems at the University of Georgia in the USA. Before that, he was a research fellow at Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts. His PhD degree in Mechatronics in Medicine was received from Imperial College London in the UK. Most of his academic and professional experience has been in Medical Mechatronics, Surgical Robotics, and Medical Imaging. He has been developing and testing a broad range of medical robots and clinical devices in his career, most of which have been applied in clinical patient trials. His research bridges Engineering and Medicine, connecting multidisciplinary teams of medical doctors, robotics researchers and electronics engineers.

Sample projects and publications by Professor Tse and his team can be found on his Google Scholar page and York Medical Robotics Lab website.