Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Assoc Prof Liu Linbo

Associate Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Assoc Prof Liu Linbo

Liu Linbo received B.Eng in Precision Instrument in 2001, and M. Eng. in Optical Engineering in 2004, from Tianjin University, China. He received PhD in Graduate Programme in Bioengineering (GPBE) in 2008 from School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. From 2008-2011, he received his postdoctoral training in Wellman Center in Photomedicine, Harvard Medical School (HMS) and Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) where he developed and established a new generation of OCT technology termed micro-Optical Coherence Tomography (µOCT). Dr Liu was promoted as an Instructor in Dermatology at HMS before he joined the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering as a Nanyang Assistant Professor in 2012.
Research Interests
My research interests are mainly focused on development and validation of non-invasive, cellular and sub-cellular resolution imaging methods for disease diagnosis and life science research.
Current Projects
  • Acne and Sebaceous Gland Program in SRIS@Novena
  • In Vivo Ultrahigh Resolution High Speed Endoscopic Optical Coherence
  • Polarization Holding Effect: Theorem and Applications
Selected Publications
  • Xinyu Liu, Si Chen, Dongyao Cui, Xiaojun Yu, and Linbo Liu. (2015). Spectral estimation optical coherence tomography for axial super-resolution. Optics Express, 23(20), 26521-26532.
  • Shi W, Liu X, Wei C, Xu Z, Sim S, Liu Linbo, Xu C. (2015). Micro-Optical Coherence Tomography Tracking of Magnetic Gene Transfection via Au-Fe3O4 Dumbbell Nanoparticles. Nanoscale, 7(41), 17249-17253.
  • Dongyao Cui, Xinyu Liu, Jing Zhang, Xiaojun Yu, Sun Ding, Yuemei Luo, Jun Gu, Ping Shum, and Linbo Liu. (2014). Dual spectrometer system with spectral compounding for 1-μm optical coherence tomography in vivo. Optics Letters, 39(23), 6727-6730.
  • Susan E Birket, Kengyeh K Chu, Linbo Liu, Grace H Houser, Bradford J Diephuis, Eric J Wilsterman, Gregory Dierksen, Marina Mazur, Suresh Shastry, Yao Li, John D Watson, Alexander T Smith, Benjamin S Schuster, Justin Hanes, William E Grizzle, Eric J Sorscher, Guillermo J Tearney, Steven M Rowe. (2014). A functional anatomic defect of the cystic fibrosis airway. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 190(4), 421-432.
  • L Liu, JA Gardecki, SK Nadkarni, JD Toussaint, Y Yagi, BE Bouma, GJ Tearney. (2011). Imaging the subcellular structure of human coronary atherosclerosis using micro-optical coherence tomography. Nature Medicine, 17(8), 1010-1014.

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