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Ji Yi is promoted to Associate Professor.  

Apr 2023

Stephanie Nolen received a prestigious and competitive 2023 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!  Congratulations!!

Mar 2023

Collaborative project on ultra-high brain imaging received NIH funding.  We are super excited to see brain in action in 4D, and shed light into how neuron circuitry works!

Mar 2023

Translational R01 project using second generation visible light OCT on early detection of glaucoma progression will be funded by NIH.   The first submission of the project dates back to 2015.  How time flies, and so much we have overcome.  Very excited to potentially generate clinical impact.  

Mar 2023

Lab renovation has finally completed after 2.5 y since the move!  We have installed Five 4x8 optical tables for building toys and some more.  

Feb 2023

Dr. Ji Yi received Wilmer Promissing Professor award!  All credits go to lab members hard work!  2023 had a great start. 

Jan 2023

Sam Lander Capocyan is joining us for his MS research thesis.  He will work on integrated project combining microscopy and computational algorithm to explore high-content label-free imaging.  We are excited to work with him!

Lihn Hoang is joining us for her first PhD rotation.  Welcome Lihn!  She will explore optical tagging technique in live cell microscopy imaging. 

Sept 2022

Lab renovation Phase I is completed!  It is a long wait but new lab looks awesome!

Sept 2022

Collaborative R21 research with Dr. Thomas Johnston is funded by BrightFocus Foundation! 

Aug 2022

Dominique Meyer is joining our lab for her PhD.  We are excited to start the exciting  journal!  Dominique will primarily work on light sheet microscopy on large scale high-speed 4D imaging. 

Aug 2021

Dr. Khan and Li will be joining us in coming January!  We are excited to getting busier in 2022. 

Oct 2021

Joint project with Dr. Thomas Johnston on high resolution 3D retinal imaging on small animals for RGC transplantation is funded by BrightFocus Foundation!

Siyi Chen is joining us to conduct her MS thesis project.  She will be working on developing machine learning approach for vessel segmentation. 

Jun 2022

Master students Sil Salva, Tianyi Yi joined us for research.  Welcome, and we are looking forward to getting some fun things done together! 

Oct 2021

Stephanie Nolen ​joined us for a lab rotation.  Welcome and we are happy to support you anyway we can! 

Sept 2021

Mengyuan Xue joined our group.  Welcome Mengyuan, and we are happy to have you joining us and looking forward to getting some great work done!

Aug 2021

Congrats to lab Alumni Dr. Weiye Song soon joining professorship in Shandong University. 

Yuli Wang joined the lab!  Welcome and we are excited to have you!

July 2021

We are honored to participate a newly funded NEI R01 (Zambidis) on using iPSC derived vascular progenitor for vascular regeneration and repair.  Our in vivo imaging technique would monitor the structural and functional responses.

Mar 2020

Collaborative R01 (Yi) with BU, UPenn is funded by NEI on 3D oxygen mapping in living retina! We are cracking down the oxygen perfusion function in the eye, and how it may translate in clinical cares.

Jan 2021

Dr. Yahui Wang joined our group.  Welcome Yahui!

Mar 2020

Collaborative work on "Single-cell cytometry via multiplexed fluorescence prediction by label-free reflectance microscopy".  Shout out to all the authors, and the hardworking UG students Sipei, and Colby!  NIH please fund this great project. 

Jan 2021

Wenjun's work on Wide FOV mesoscopic oblique plane microscopy is published!  We achieved a whooping ~5x6 mm volumetric imaging with low NA objectives. 

Dec 2020

Dr. Jingyu Wang is joining our group.  Welcome Jingyu!  

Sept 2020

Our paper "Visible light optical coherence tomography angiography (vis-OCTA) and local microvascular retinal oximetry in human retina" is top downloads on Biomed Opt Express in July.  We have 5 consecutive papers in monthly top download list! 

Sept 2020

Yi lab will be moving to Johns Hopkins University Biomedical Engineering department and Wilmer Eye Institute in July 2020.

Jan 2020

Our paper on high-speed volumetric fluorescein angiography in mice is among top downloads in BOE! We have 4 consecutive papers in monthly top download list. We are excited to further develop this new technique for human imaging .

Oct 2019

Colby received funding from BU Undergrad Research Opportunity program! Congrats!

Sept 2019

Our recent paper on volumetric fluorescein angiography is accepted and published in BOE! Next stop: human imaging!

Aug 2019

Zhiyu Zhang successfully passed her quanlifying exam. She is now PhC (PhD candidate) working towards PhD!

Jun 2019

Sipei Fu graduated. She has done fantastic work here in the lab. Congrats!

May 2019

Zhiyu Zhang officially joined the lab! Welcome! We will work together for a fruitful and fun journey!

May 2019

Rongrong's paper is among January Top download in Biomedical Optics Express! Congrats!

Feb 2019

Collaborative project on computational optics with Dr. Lei Tian's lab received Boston University Hariri Institute Research Incubation Award! Excited to see how the project will evolve and progress!

Feb 2019

BME PhD students Jing Zhang, and Zhiyu Zhang joined the lab for research rotation. BU student Colby Kim joined the lab for undergrad research. Welcome!

Jan 2019

Dr. Wenjun Shao joined the lab. Welcome and we hope you will have a productive and fun time in the lab!

Oct 2018

Dr. Ji Yi received a prestigious Evens Junior Faculty Merit Award from 25 applicants. Thank you to Department of Medicine and Boston Medical Center. We are truly grateful for this acknowledgement to our hard work and dedication!

Oct 2018

Our R01 proposal on investigating retinal capillary dysfunctions by oblique scanning ophthalmoscopy and visible light optical coherence tomography in diabetic retinopathy is funded by NIH/NINDS! The project is a working collaboration with BMC eye clinics, and our clinical collaborators Dr. Steven Ness. We are excited to finally work in the clinical environment!

Sept 2018

Our R21 project with BMC eye clinics is funded by NIH/NEI in developing sensitive optical markers for diagnosis of ocular surface maligancy! We are looking forward to taking the full swing of our newly developed imaging method in clinics with our wonderful clinical collaborator Dr. Lee

Aug 2018

Our paper "Fiber-based visible and near infrared optical coherence tomography (vnOCT) enables quantitative elastic light scattering spectroscopy in human retina" is in the list of top downloaded paper in July 2018 in Biomedical Optics Express! We have two consecutive papers that are top downloader in BOE. Great job and keep up the good work!

Aug 2018

Collaborative R01 project with UCLA is funded by NIH/NCI on developing a noval nanodelivery platform for antibody drugs targeting lymphoma in the central nerve system! Oblique scanning laser ophthalmoscopy will be put in test to evaluate the drug delivery. Very exciting!

July 2018

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