Ian Brown, PhD PEng
Co-founder and Vice-President
Dr. Brown was recruited back to Canada in 2002 to lead the technical development and commercialization of the Kinarm robotic system.
He has expertise in bringing new biomedical products out of university-based research labs as demonstrated by his former position at the A.E. Mann Institute for Biomedical Engineering at the University of Southern California. Dr. Brown has encyclopedic knowledge of everything “under the hood” in a Kinarm Lab and leads the engineering design and software development groups at Kinarm. He has a B.A.Sc. in Engineering Physics and a Ph.D. in Physiology, both from Queen’s University.