Pingkun Yan

Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Before joining the Department of Biomedical Engineering at RPI, Dr. Pingkun Yan was a Senior Scientist at Philips Research North America since 2013. Dr. Yan has been serving as an associate editor of several international journals including Neurocomputing and Machine Vision and Applications.

The research goals Dr. Yan are to quantify, augment and visualize the information residing in large-scale multi-modality medical imaging data using artificial intelligence and computer vision technologies. His research has been enabling new diagnosis and treatment approaches with higher accuracy and better efficiency. Pingkun has published over 80 peer reviewed articles in well recognized international journals and conferences with over 3000 citations.

  • B.S., University of Science and Technology of China, 2001
  • Ph.D., National University of Singapore, 2006
Research Focus
  • Medical Image Computing
  • Image-guided Interventions
  • Computer Vision
  • Artificial Intelligence