Professor


CHAO ZHOU

Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Washington University in St. Louis

Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE), Optical Society of America (OSA)

Tel: 314-935-1296
Email: chaozhou@wustl.edu
Office: Whitaker Hall, Room 390E

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. Dr. Zhou joins the McKelvey Engineering School from Lehigh University, where he is an associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and a founding member of the Department of Bioengineering. He joined Lehigh in 2012 as an assistant professor and served as the P. C. Rossin Assistant Professor from 2015-2017. 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 70 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters and is a senior member of the International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE), Optical Society of America (OSA), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). He serves as an associate editor of the IEEE Photonics Journal. 

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Postdoctoral Researcher


Guangming Ni

Ph.D

E-mail: guangmingni@wustl.edu

Education

Ph.D. Optical Engirneering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China & Nanyang Technological University 2018
M.S. Optical Engirneering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China 2014
B.S. Electronic Science and Technology, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China 2011

Short Biography

Guangming Ni received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from University of ElectronicScience and Technology of China in 2011 and 2014, respectively. From 2014 to 2018, He was a Ph.D. sutdent of University of Electronic Science and Technology of China and a joint Ph.D. student of Nanyang Technological University. His research area is focused on optical coherence tomography (OCT) and its applications in biomedical imaging.


Graduate Student


Jing Men

Ph.D. candidate

Email: menjing@wustl.edu

Education

Ph.D. 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 Ph.D. student of Lehigh University in Biomedical Engineering. Her research area is mainly about Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and its applications on fruit flies.

Jason Jerwick

Ph.D. candidate

Email: jason.jerwick@wustl.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 Ph.D 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. candidate

Email: dongzhao@wustl.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

Jingyun Zou

Ph.D. student

Email: jinyunz@wustl.edu

Education

Ph.D. student in Department of Biomedical Engineering in Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, 07/2019 – present
Master student in Electrical & Computer Engineering, Lehigh University, 09/2016 – 05/2018
B.S. in Optoelectronic Engineering, Shenzhen University, 09/2012 – 07/2016

Short Biography

Jinyun Zou received his B.S. degree in Optoelectronic Engineering at Shenzhen University in July 2016, obtained his Master degree in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) at Lehigh University. He has been a Ph.D. student in Department of Biomedical Engineering in Washington University in St. Louis since 2019. His research area is focused on optical coherence tomography (OCT) and its applications in biomedical imaging.


Visiting Scholar


Zhiwen Yang

Visiting Student (01/2019 – 08/2019)

Email: zhiweny@wustl.edu

B.S. student in Beihang University


Alumni

Name Time at Z-lab Role at Z-lab 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 Ph.D. 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 08/2015-09/2017 Ph.D. candidate
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 Ph.D. student at Northwestern University
Qiongyu Guo Research Scientist Southern University of Science and Technology
Tao xu 08/2016-01/2018 Visiting Student Wuhan University
Xiaofang Wang 02/2017-02/2018 Visiting Student Zhengzhou University
Jinming Wang 08/2017-02/2018 Visiting Student Zhengzhou University
Mudabbir Badar 08/2016-12/2018 Postdoc Kochi University of Technology
Yongyang Huang 09/2013–05/2019 Ph.D Lehigh University
Lian Duan 09/2015–12/2018 M.S. Lehigh University
Jason Syu 09/2016-05/2018 M.S. Lehigh University
Yuanhao 09/2017-05/2018 M.S. Lehigh University
Junchao Liu Visiting Student Computer Science, Wuhan University
Luisa Goepfert 09/2015-12/2015 Visiting Student
Rhea Malhotra High School Student Moravian Academy Upper School
Guoyan Liu 11/2018–07/2019 Visiting Scholar Weifang Medical University