Gabriel Popescu

Gabriel Popescu

Gabriel Popescu has been studying phase measurements and interferometry for twenty years. During his postdoctoral studies, Popescu focused on quantitative phase imaging of cells and this research resulted in breakthrough publications, news articles, and patent...
Michael Oelze

Michael Oelze

Michael Oelze’s research utilizes ultrasound technology for improving cancer diagnosis and monitoring of cancer therapy to detect early response and predict patient outcomes. The Oelze lab has been focusing on quantitative ultrasound techniques to improve...
Shuming Nie

Shuming Nie

Shuming Nie’s research is primarily in the areas of cancer nanomedicine, biomedical engineering, and image-guided cancer surgery. Major academic achievements include the discovery of plasmonic nanoparticles that are able to amplify the efficiencies of...
Pengfei Song

Pengfei Song

Pengfei Song’s research interests are focused on developing novel ultrasound imaging techniques that are translatable to the clinic to benefit patients. The Song Lab had focused on developing innovative ultrasound shear wave elastography techniques for tissue...
Zhi-Pei Liang

Zhi-Pei Liang

Zhi-Pei Liang’s research is in the general area of magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy, ranging from spin physics, signal processing, machine learning, to biomedical applications. His research group is focused on developing methods for optimal acquisition,...
Hua Li

Hua Li

Hua Li, PhD, is an Adjunct Research Associate Professor in Bioengineering and the Carle Illinois College of Medicine at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. She is also a medical physicist in the Carle Cancer Center, and her research focuses on the...
Rashid Bashir

Rashid Bashir

Rashid Bashir’s research group currently is developing micro and nanoscale sensors for early diagnostics of cancer and infectious diseases. He is very active in bioengineering education and was the Principal Investigator of the NIH NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in...
Timothy Fan

Timothy Fan

Timothy Fan’s, DVM, laboratory works closely with other basic scientists to evaluate novel drugs and drug delivery strategies for the treatment of cancer. He has conducted preclinical murine tumor research for over 15 years and facilitated the development of...
Stephen Boppart

Stephen Boppart

Stephen Boppart, MD, PhD, is an Abel Bliss Professor of Engineering with appointments in the Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Bioengineering, Medicine, and the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology. His Biophotonics Imaging...
Rohit Bhargava

Rohit Bhargava

Rohit Bhargava, CCIL Director, has pioneered the development of infrared spectroscopic imaging, starting from his doctoral thesis that was the first in this field. Bhargava has developed several new capabilities in IR instrumentation, provided new methods to analyze...