FACULTY


Assistant Professor [CV]
Department of Electronic Engineering
Chinese University of Hong Kong


 (852) 3943 4461
 yxyuan [at] ee dot cuhk dot edu dot hk
 Rm 311, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, Hong Kong
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Prof. Yixuan YUAN is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Electronic Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Her research interest is AI in healthcare to promote precision medicine, especially for medical image diagnosis, abnormality detection, and segmentation. From 2018-2022, she was an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at the City University of Hong Kong. She was a postdoctoral Fellow in Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford Cancer Center, Stanford University, supervised by Prof. Lei Xing during 2017-2018. She received the B.S. degree in Automation from Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU), China in 2010, the Ph.D. degree in Electronic Engineering from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), advised by Prof. Max Q.-H. Meng in 2016 with Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship (HKPFS). She was a visiting student in Radiology at Stanford University, supervised by Prof. Daniel L. Rubin from 2014 to 2015. During 2010-2012, She conducted research in the lab of pattern recognition and intelligent system in NPU. Her supervisor was Prof. Lei Guo, and she worked closely with Prof. Tianming Liu. She received several premium awards including the CVPR 2022 Best Paper Finalist, MICCAI 2022 Young Scientist Award (supervisor), Outstanding Teacher Award 2018/19 in CityU EE, 2017 Young Scientist Award in Engineering by Hong Kong Institute of Science, Best Paper Award in ICMA 2013, School of Medicine Dean’s Postdoctoral Fellowship at Stanford University.



  POSTDOC FELLOWS

Yu Jiang
Postdoc Fellow (2023.08 - Present) at CUHK
Ph.D. Hunan University
B.S. Hunan University
Pengyu Wang
Postdoc Fellow (2022.10 - Present) at CUHK
Ph.D. East China University of Science and Technology
B.S. Hebei University


  POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS

Xinyu Liu
Ph.D. Student (2023.01 - Present) at CUHK
M.S. & B.S. Harbin Institute of Technology (Honors school)
Yifan Liu
Ph.D. Student (2023.01 - Present) at CUHK
B.S. Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Yufan Hu
Ph.D. Student (2023.08 - Present) at CUHK
B.S. Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Chenxin Li
Ph.D. Student (2023.08 - Present) at CUHK
M.S. Xiamen University
B.S. Xiamen University
Cheng Wang
Ph.D. Student (2023.08 - Present) at CUHK
M.S. University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
B.S. Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Weihao Yu
Ph.D. Student (2023.08 - Present) at CUHK
M.S. Shanghai Jiao Tong University
B.S. Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Chen Yang
Ph.D. Student (2019 - Present) at CityU
B.S. Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Wuyang Li
Ph.D. Student (2020 - Present) at CityU
B.S. Tianjin University
Qiushi Yang
Ph.D. Student (2020 - Present) at CityU
B.S. Northeastern University
Jie Liu
Ph.D. Student (2020 - Present) at CityU
B.S. Zhejiang University
Wenting Chen
Ph.D. Student (2021 - Present) at CityU
Co-supervised with Prof. Tommy Chow
M.S. Shenzhen University
B.S. Shenzhen University
Yiwen Luo
Ph.D. Student (2021 - Present) at CityU
M.S. Xi'an Jiaotong University
B.S. Northwestern Polytechnical University (Honors school)
Meilu Zhu
Ph.D. Student (2022 - Present) at CityU
Co-supervised with Dr. Jun Liu
M.S. Shenzhen University
B.S. Hubei University of Arts and Science


  RESEARCH ASSISTANTS

Zhibin He
Visiting Student (2022.08 - Present) at CUHK
Ph.D. Student in Northwestern Polytechnical University
B.S. Northwestern Polytechnical University
Zhen Zhao
Visiting Student (2023.09 - Present) at CUHK
Ph.D. University of Sydney
M.S. University of Manitoba, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Guilin University of Electronic Technology


  FORMER MEMBERS

  • Xiaochun Mai (Postdoc Fellow, 2021-2023), First Employment: Assistant Professor, Shenzhen University.
  • Xiaohan Xing (Postdoc Fellow, 2021-2023), First Employment: Postdoctoral fellow, Stanford University.
  • Xiaoqing Guo (Ph.D, Postdoc Fellow, 2018-2022), First Employment: Postdoctoral fellow, University of Oxford.
  • Yuanyuan Chen (Visiting student from Northwestern Polytechnical University, 2020-2022)
  • Zhen Chen (Ph.D, Postdoc Fellow, 2019-2022), First Employment: Assistant Professor, Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR), Hong Kong Institute of Science & Innovation, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Chunwei Tian (Postdoc Fellow, 2021-2022), First Employment: Associate Professor, Northwestern Polytechnical University