Dr. Yuan is an assistant professor and Director of Bioimaging Core with Faculty of Health Sciences at University of Macau. Before joined University of Macau, he had been working as a clinical assistant professor with the Hugh Downs School of Human Communication/Department of Psychology at Arizona State University (9/2012-6/2013) and research assistant professor in the Biomedical Engineering Department at University of Florida (09/2007-09/2012). He received his PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Science and technology of China in 2002. Between 2002 and 2007, he had received several postdoc trainings in different institutes including National University of Singapore (2002-2004), Clemson University (2005) and University of Florida (2005-2007). His academic investigation is focused on cutting-edge research and development in laser, ultrasound and EEG/fMRI-related biomedical technologies including biomedical imaging and signal processing/spectroscopy, biomedical optics, neurosciences and nanomedicine. He, as the principal or co-investigator for the above research activities, has achieved national and international recognition through more than 50 publications in high ranked journals and over 1000 independent citations. He was selected to be an active reviewer for over 30 top journals. He is a guess associate editor of Medical Physics and Applied Optics, and editorial board members of Journal of Biosensors and Bioelectronics and International Journal of Biomedical Engineering. He is a senior member of OSA and senior member of SPIE.
Neurosciences and Neuroimaging Optical Molecular Imaging Biomedical Optics