Expertise: CT image analysis, medical image processing, pattern recognition, image segmentation, image analysis
Xinjian Chen, IEEE Senior Member, received his Ph.D. degree from the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2006. After graduation, he worked on research projects with several prestigious groups: Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China (2006-2007); Medical Image Processing Group, University of Pennsylvania (2008-2009); Department of Radiology and Image Sciences, National Institutes of Health (2009-2011); and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Iowa (2011-2012). In 2012, he joined the School of Electrical and Information Engineering, Soochow University where he serves as a Distinguished Professor and Director of Medical Image Processing, Analysis and Visualization Laboratory. Xinjian has published more than 70 peer-reviewed papers in prestigious international journals and conferences, and currently holds 3 granted patents and 8 pending status patents. Xinjian is a recipient of the National One Thousand Young Talents Award, China (2012), JiangSu Provincial High Level Creative Talents Award (2013), Beijing Science and Technology Advancement Award (2011). His research interests include medical image processing, quantitative image analysis, and their clinical applications.