Yang Liu

Yang Liu

Professor, Bioengineering

Research Program: Cancer Measurement Technology & Data Science
Strategic Theme: Imaging

A professor in the Department of Bioengineering, Yang Liu investigates the future of precision medicine through cutting-edge multiscale optical microscopy, automation and robotics, artificial intelligence, and large-scale bioimage informatics. Her imaging techniques span seven orders of magnitude—from the nanoscale to the mesoscale—enabling transformative advancements in precision medicine. Liu’s fusion of cross-scale imaging and AI-driven systems biology sets the stage for unprecedented scientific discoveries and transformative personalized medicine.

She received her Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Northwestern University in 2006.