Yide Zhang

Dr. Yide Zhang, an NIH T32 Postdoctoral Fellow at the California Institute of Technology under the supervision of Prof. Lihong V. Wang, earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame in 2019. His research, marked by its interdisciplinary nature, focuses on developing innovative optical imaging techniques, including photoacoustic imaging, ultrafast imaging, quantum imaging, fluorescence imaging, brain imaging, and artificial intelligence in imaging. These advancements enrich the toolkit for researchers and medical professionals across various fields. Dr. Zhang has authored 28 peer-reviewed research articles, 15 as the first author. His work has been featured in high-impact journals like Nature Biomedical Engineering, Nature Photonics, Nature Protocols, Nature Communications, Science Advances, Light: Science & Applications, and Optica. He has also published as the first author in conferences such as the IEEE/CVF Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR). Additionally, he has 6 patent applications and 3 US patents granted. His research has been recognized with several awards, including the Seno Medical Best Paper Award in 2024, the Hitachi High-Tech Best Presentation Award in 2023, and the JenLab Young Investigator Award in 2019, bestowed by the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE).