Min Xu, Ph.D.

Assistant Research Professor

Computational Biology Department

School of Computer Science

Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Email: mxu1 AT cs DOT cmu DOT edu

My CV and publications.

Research Interests
  • Computation: Machine Learning; Biomedical Image Analysis; Computer Vision; Pattern Recognition
  • Biology: Electron Cryo-Tomography Image AnalysisCellular Structural Organization Modelling; Computational Biology


  • University of Southern California, PhD., 2009, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (Dr. Xianghong Zhou)
  • University of Southern California, M.A., 2009, Applied Mathematics (Dr. Sergey Lototsky)
  • National University of Singapore, MSc., 2003, Information Systems (Dr. Rudy Setiono)
  • Beihang University, BE., 1999, Computer Science
Professional Experiences
  • Assistant Research Professor, Computational Biology Department, Carnegie Mellon University, 2016 - Present
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Dr. Frank Alber, Program in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Southern California. 2009 - 2016
  • Bioinformatics Engineer, Dr. Jinrong Peng, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology and Institute of Molecular Agrobiology, Singapore, 2001 - 2004

“ One should not pursue goals that are easily achieved. One must develop an instinct for what one can just barely achieve through one's greatest efforts. ”

--- Albert Einstein (1879-1955)