|Prof. Xu Jun|
Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology
Bio: Dr. Jun Xu is currently a professor at School of Automation, Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology, China. He received his M.S. degree in applied mathematics from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, China, in 2004, and the Ph.D. degree in control science and engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 2007. From 2008 to 2011, he had been a postdoctoral associate and research assistant at Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Rutgers University, USA. He had been a Visiting Professor at Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, USA. In recent years, he has devoted to develop and apply novel quantitative image analysis, computer vision, pattern recognition & machine learning, and segmentation tools for disease diagnosis and prognosis from digital pathology tissue and radiological images. The goal is the utility of these tools in studying (a) disease identification and sub-typing, (b) disease quantification and characterization, (c) prediction of prognosis and treatment response.