Welcome to Z-Lab
Lehigh U. ECE Dept.
Professor

Chao Zhou, PhD

P. C. Rossin Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Bioengineering Program

Lehigh University

Google Scholar: http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=p_QR9RUAAAAJ

( CV ) ( Researcher ID )

Education:

Ph.D. Physics, University of Pennsylvania 2007

M.S. Physics, University of Pennsylvania 2003

B.S. Physics, Peking University 2001

Short Biography:

Dr. Chao Zhou graduated from Peking University in China (B.S., 2001), obtained his Ph.D. degree from the University of Pennsylvania (2007), and received post-doctoral training from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He joined the faculty at Lehigh University in 2012 as an assistant professor in electrical engineering and bioengineering. Dr. Zhou has extensive experience in biophotonics and has contributed to the development and validation of novel imaging modalities for various applications ranging from measuring the brain function to monitoring cancer treatments. Dr. Zhou has published over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, and is a member of the International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE), Optical Society of America (OSA), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), American Heart Association (AHA), and the International Society for Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism (ISCBFM).

Postdoctoral Researcher

Mudabbir Badar

Ph.D

E-mail: mub216@lehigh.edu

Education:

Ph.D. Optical fiber measurement/detection, Kochi University of Technology, Japan, 2013-2016.

M.E. Comm. & info. Sys., Huazhong University of Science & Technology, China, 2010-2012.

B.E. Telecommunication, Mehran university of Engineering & Technology, Pakistan, 2005-2009.

Short Biography:

Mudabbir Badar received Ph.D. degree from kochi university of technology, Japan in 2016. He has worked on optical fiber sensing/measurement/detection and optical frequency domain reflectometry (OFDR) during his Ph.D. research work. He joined Z-lab in August 2016 where is engaged with research work on development of ultra-high speed (SDM) OCT.

Graduate Students

Yongyang Huang

Ph.D candidate

E-mail: yoh213@lehigh.du

Education

Ph.D student in Electrical & Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 09/2013 - present

B.S. in Physics, Peking University, 09/2009 - 07/2013

Short Biography:

Yongyang Huang received his B.S. degree in Physics at Peking University in July 2013. Since September 2013, he has been a Ph.D student in Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) in Lehigh University.His research area is focused on optical coherence tomography (OCT) and its applications in biomedical imaging.

Jing Men

Ph.D student

E-mail: jim614@lehigh.edu

Education:

PhD student in Biomedical Engineering, Lehigh University, 9/2014 - present

Master student in Optics, Peking University, 9/2011- 7/2014

Short Biography:

Jing Men received her Bachelor's degree in Northeast Normal University in July 2010. From September 2011 to July 2014, she is a master student in Optics in Peking University. Since September 2014, she becomes a PhD student of Lehigh University in Biomedical Engineering.Her research area is mainly about Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and its applications on fruit flies.

Penghe Wu

Ph.D candidate

E-mail: pew215@lehigh.edu

Education

Ph.D student in Bioengineering, Lehigh University, 08/2015 - present

B.S. in Engineering Physics, Tsinghua University, 08/2011 - 07/2015

Short Biography:

Research area is mainly about Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and its applications on optogenetics.

Lian Duan

Ph.D candidate

E-mail: lid315@lehigh.edu

Education

Ph.D student in Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University, 09/2015 - present

B.S. in Physics, Peking University, 09/2011 - 07/2015

Short Biography:

Lian Duan received his B.S. degree in Physics at Peking University in July 2015. He has been pursuing hes Ph.D degree in Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) in Lehigh University since September 2015.His research area is mainly focused on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and its applications.

Jason Jerwick

Ph.D student

E-mail: jrj215@lehigh.edu

Education:

Ph.D Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 01/2015-Present

B.S. in Bioengineering, Lehigh University, 08/2011- 01/2015

Short Biography:

Jason earned a B.S. in Bioengineering from Lehigh University in January 2015. He is currently working towards a M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering. His research area is focused on optical coherence tomography (OCT) and its applications in biomedical imaging.

Zhao Dong

Ph.D student

E-mail: zhd215@lehigh.edu

Education:

Ph.D Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 06/2016-Present

University of Southern California 08/2012-12/2014

B.S. in Sichuan University 08/2008-08/2012

Short Biography:

Visiting Scholar

Canyu Li

Visiting Scholar

Associate Professor, Vice Director of Department of Gynecology

The 3rd Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, China

E-mail: cal616@lehigh.edu

Education:

M.S. Oncology, Sun Yat-Sen University Cancer Center, 2005

B.S. Clinical Medicine, Zhengzhou University, 2002

Short Biography:

Canyu is a Visiting Scholar. She comes here to complete a cooperation project.

Visiting Students

Tao Xu

Visiting Student

E-mail: tax216@lehigh.edu

Education:

M.S in Computer Science, Wuhan University, 09/2015 - present

B.S in Computer Science, Computer Science and Technology of Hunan University, 09/2011 - 07/2015

Short Biography:

Tao Xu is a visiting student from China. He is pursing Master degree in Computer Science. His research interests includes machine learning algorithms and applications.

Yuan Ning

Visiting Student

E-mail: yun416@lehigh.edu

Education:

B.S in Measuring and controlling Technologies and Instruments, Tianjin University, 09/2013-present

Short Biography:

Yuan Ning is a visiting student from China. She is pursing Bechelor degree in Measuring and controlling Technologies and Instruments. She is working on the OCT and its applications on fruit flies with Jing.

Jinda Pan

Visiting Student

E-mail: jip416@lehigh.edu

Education:

B.S in Measuring and controlling Technologies and Instruments, Tianjin University, 09/2013-present

Short Biography:

Jinda Pan is a visiting student from China. He comes to Lehigh University to finish his graduation project.

Undergraduate Students

Ian Rubinoff

Undergraduate Student

E-mail: isr217@lehigh.edu

Education:

B.S in Integrated Degree in Electrical Engineering and Physics, Lehigh University, 2017

Short Biography:

Ian is a senior at Lehigh University, working as an undergraduate researcher at Z-Lab. His research interests include biomedical optics design, photonics, and signal processing. His current focus is on Polarization Sensitive OCT, and he has worked in the recent months to design and build a 1050 nm swept source PSOCT system.

Jia Rao

Undergraduate Student

E-mail: jir217@lehigh.edu

Education:

B.S in Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 09/2013-present

Short Biography:

Jia Rao is pursuing her Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering. She has interests in Database related areas.

Alumni
Name Time at Z-lab Role at Lehigh current Placement
Aneesh Alex 11/2012-03/2015 Post-doctoral Associate Visiting Scientist (GlaxoSmithKline),Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
Xianxu Zeng 11/2013-10/2014 Visiting Scholar Director, Pathology Department, the 3rd Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, China
Yutao Ma 06/2012-09/2012 Visiting Scholar Associate professor, Software Engineering, Wuhan University, China
Qing Xu 07/2014-09/2014 Visiting Scholar Shanghai, China
Mingming Chen (Brain Chan) 09/2015-09/2016 Visiting Student Graduate student at Wuhan University, China
Charly Caredda 06/2013-08-2013 M.S., TELECOM Saint - Etienne
Fengqiang Li 06/2012-08/2012 M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering
Andre Sukernik 12/2013-05/2015 B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering Graduate student at California Institute of Technology.
Jonah Kohen 06/2013-08/2013 B.S., Computer Engineering Graduate student at Stanford University.
Katherine Vojir 06/2012-09/2012 B.S., Bioengineering Biomaterials Research Engineer at DSM
Nicole Pirozzi 09/2012-05/2014 B.S., Bioengineering Erasmus Mundus Master Program in Europe
Luisa Geopfert 09/2015-02/2016 Exchange Student
Dana McAllister 09/2012-05/2014 High school student Undergraduate student at Stevens Institute of Technology