Peng Shao

Dr. Shao is a Research Fellow in the Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering at the University of Alberta and his M.Sc. and a B.Sc. in biomedical engineering from Shandong University, China. His research interests include biomedical photonics, medical imaging techniques, medical image processing and medical device development.

Associated articles

JTEHM, Editorial Blog
Imaging by Listening to the Sound of Light – Photoacoustic Imaging, a Fast-Developing Imaging Technique for Biomedicine
Dr. Lihong V. Wang from Washington University in St. Louis recently published an article titled Photoacoustic tomography (PAT) on the renowned online encyclopedia Scholarpedia. In this article, he thoroughly reviewed the principle, development and applications of a fast-developing biomedical imaging... Read more
JTEHM, Editorial Blog
Seeing Stiffness of Tissue with Light
How can you determine how stiff a piece of material, say, biological tissue, is? You may want to poke it, then check how much its shape is altered; or you may even want to cut off a small piece, then... Read more