Chao Zhou, PhD
Department of Bioengineering
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Center for Photonics and Nanoelectronics
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Ph.D. Physics, University of Pennsylvania 2007
M.S. Physics, University of Pennsylvania 2003
B.S. Physics, Peking University 2001
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. In 2017, he was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure. 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 56 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).
- Research Scientist
Ph.D. Polymer, Case Western Reserve University, 2010
B.S. Polymer, University of Science and Technology of China, 2004
Dr. Qiongyu Guo earned her B.S. degree in Polymer Science and Engineering from University of Science and Technology of China in 2004. She obtained her Ph.D. in Macromolecular Science and Engineering at Case Western Reserve University in 2010. She received her post-doctoral training in Biomedical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. She has published over 18 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters. Her research focuses on engineering biomaterials through translational approaches so that the clinical use may be realized to enhance human health and well-being. She specialized in developing drug delivery systems and functional biomaterials for tissue engineering and cancer treatments. She has extensive experience on biodegradable drug-eluting stent, light activated cell migration, biomimetic artificial cornea, musculoskeletal regeneration and shape memory nanosystems. She is an Associate Editor of Drug Design, Development and Therapy (SCIE, Impact factor: 2.881).
- Postdoctoral Researcher
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.
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
Ph.D student in Electrical & Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 09/2013 - present
B.S. in Physics, Peking University, 09/2009 - 07/2013
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.
PhD student in Biomedical Engineering, Lehigh University, 9/2014 - present
Master student in Optics, Peking University, 9/2011- 7/2014
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.
Ph.D student in Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University, 09/2015 - present
B.S. in Physics, Peking University, 09/2011 - 07/2015
Lian Duan is currently pursuing Ph.D degree in Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE).His research area is mainly focused on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and its applications.
Ph.D Student in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 01/2015-Present
B.S. in Bioengineering, Lehigh University, 08/2011- 01/2015
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.
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
- Visiting Scholar
- Visiting Students
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
Tao Xu is a visiting student from China. He is pursuing Master degree in Computer Science. His research interests includes machine learning algorithms and applications.
Ph.D. Clinical Laboratory, Zhengzhou University, 2014-present
M.S. Clinical Laboratory, Zhengzhou University, 2012-2014
Xiaofang Wang is a Visiting Student. She is pursuing Ph.D in Clinical Laboratory. She comes here to complete a cooperation project.
M.S in Computer Science, Wuhan University, 09/2016 - present
B.S in International School of Software, Wuhan University, 09/2012 - 07/2016
Junchao Liu is a visiting student from China. He comes here to do some research about deep learning and develop software.
Ph.D. in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zhengzhou University, 2015-present
M.S. in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zhengzhou University, 2013.09-2015.07
B.S. in Clinical medicine, Zhengzhou University, 2008.09-2013.07
Jinming Wang is a Visiting Student. She is pursuing Ph.D in Obstetrics and Gynecology. She comes here to complete a cooperation project.
Luisa Goepfert was exchange student at Lehigh 09/2015-12/2015.Now back from 09/2017-04/2018 to write her bachelor thesis as a scholar and finishing bachelor in biomedical engineering.
Moravian Academy Upper School, 2020
Rhea Malhotra is a high school student with interests in OCT systems and biomedical imaging techniques. With a background in stem cell research, Rhea brings her biological perspective to the optics experimentation.
- Undergraduate Students
|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||PhD student at Northwestern University|
|Andre Sukernik||12/2013-05/2015||B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering||NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)|
|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||Lehigh University|
|Dana McAllister||09/2012-05/2014||High school student||Undergraduate student at Stevens Institute of Technology|
|Yuan Ning||09/2016-06/2017||Visiting Student||Tufts University|
|Jinda Pan||09/2016-06/2017||Visiting Student||Tianjin University|
|Canyu Li||08/2016-08/2017||Visiting Scholar||Deputy Director, The 3rd Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University, China|
|Penghe Wu||08/2015-08/2017||Master in Bioengineering|
|Xialin Sang||07/2017-10/2017||Visiting Student||Undergraduate student at Hainan University|
|Jia Rao||01/2016-05/2017||Undergraduate Student||Graduate Student at Cornell University|
|Ian Rubinoff||01/2016-05/2017||Undergraduate Student||PhD student at Northwestern University|