Pete Culmer

IMPRESS Principal Investigator, University of Leeds

Dr Peter Culmer is Associate Professor in the School of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Leeds, and Engineering Lead for the University’s Surgical Technologies Research Group.

Honours & Awards

Qualifications and Achievements

  • MEng, Mechatronics (University of Leeds)
  • PhD, (University of Leeds). Control scheme for the iPAM upper limb rehabilitation robot.

Research Groups and institutions

  • Institute of Design, Robotics and Optimisation

Pete Culmer’s Research Interests

My research interest is very broadly the application of engineering science to advance healthcare.

The core of my work is developing and applying new ‘enabling technologies’ suited to medical applications, with a focus on: sensing systems, robotics and control.

Incontinence Management & PRevention through Engineering and ScienceS