09/2014 - Now
Doctoral Student and Project Research Assistant,
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University                                                           

01/2014 – 08/2014
Research Assistant,
Rehabilitation Research Lab, Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, College of Applied Health Sciences, UIUC  
Developing novel motor controlled indentation instrumentation and methods for quantifying soft tissue biomechanical, morphological, and physiological properties.
- Collecting data both in virto and in vivo with the instrumentations above.

03/2011 - 01/2014
        Dean’s Assistant
, Naton Institute of Medical Technology, Beijing
          -  Managed Integrated Product Development (IPD) of orthopaedic products, including the implementation and optimization of the R&D workflows, monitoring the progress of IPD, and mechanical testing of the prototypes. 
         - Assisted the institute dean in organizing international congresses and implement international cooperation, such as the 6th, 7th and 8th International Congress of Chinese Orthopaedic Association (COA) and the 4th, 5th Asian Symposium on Total Joint.


                   09/2009 – 10/2010
                   Master of Science, Biomedical Engineering                                     

                  The University of Dundee, Dundee, UK

Ÿ    - Recipient of Dean’s Scholarship of Dundee University

 Recipient of Scotland Saltire scholarship. Received by the Minister of Education of Scotland.

                  09/2005 – 06/2009
                  Bachelor of Engineering, Electronic Information Engineering         

                  Southwest University of Science and Technology (SWUST), Sichuan, China

Ÿ   - Representative of outstanding undergraduate student of the School of Information Engineering.

Ÿ   - Plenary speaker at graduation ceremony (One out of two).


12/2012 – 01/2014
Feasibility study of the application of weight suspension on the treatment of degenerative arthritis                                                

National Natural Science Funding Project, Beihang University, Beijing, China

-     Wrote the proposal, carried out the entire application, and finally get it approved.

 01/2010 – 09/2010
Ultrasound transducer on a needle 

Master degree dissertation project, the University of Dundee, Dundee, UK

Ÿ -  Designed and manufactured a high frequency needle based ultrasound transducer.

Ÿ -  Applied the transducer in vitro pulse-echo test.

Ÿ -  Optimized transducer design from single piezoelectric element to piezoelectric composite.

12/2008 – 06/2009
       The design of pulse measuring system based on single chip processor

Bachelor degree dissertation project, Southwest Univ. of Sci. & Tech., Sichuan, China

Ÿ -  Designed and manufactured the transducer module, the signal processing and display integrated circuit module for the pulse measuring system.

Ÿ  - Programmed for the single chip processor.

Ÿ  - Realized the function of real-time pulse frequency measuring.


                  01/2010 – 02/2010
                  Post-graduate study internship                                  

                  Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, UK

Ÿ   Minimum invasive surgery hands-on in vitro training.

Ÿ   Diagnostic ultrasound imaging and MRI imaging hands-on training.

Ÿ   Cognitive training in orthopedic surgery in theatres.


        IT: Solidworks, ANSYS, Matlab, LabVIEW, FPGA

Lab: Biomechanical testing machine (INSTRON&MTS), 3D printing machine(OBJETSTRATASYS), Lapping and Polishing machine (LOGITECH), Aloka Alpha 7 Ultrasound Machine, Laser Doppler Flowmetry.