Biomedical engineering in China: Some interesting research ventures

Bin He

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)12-13
Number of pages2
JournalIEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Magazine
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 2008

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Bin He received his B.S. degree in electri-cal engineering, with the highest honors, from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, and Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering, with the highest honors, from the Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, and completed his postdoctoral fellowship in biomedical engineering at Harvard University—Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). After working as a research scientist at MIT, he joined the bioengineering faculty of the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) and became a professor at UIC. Since 2004, he has been a professor of biomedical engineering, electrical engineering, and neuroscience and the director of Biomedical Functional Imaging and Neuroengineering Laboratory, and he serves as the interim director of the Center for Neuroengin-eering at the University of Minnesota. His major research interests include biomedical imaging, neuroengineering, and bioelectromagnetism. He is a recipient of the American Heart Association Established Investigator Award, the NSF CAREER Award, and the University of Illinois University Scholar Award, and he is listed in Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the World. He has served as an associate and guest editor of more than ten international journals and on a number of program committees of international conferences. He served as the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) vice president for publications from 2005 to 2007 and was elected as president-elect of EMBS for 2008. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and AIMBE.

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