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Prof. Rui Zheng / 郑锐 助理教授、研究员

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Office: Room 2-202H, SIST Building, No.393 Huaxia Middle Road, Pudong Area Shanghai
Major: EE


  • Biomedical Ultrasound 
  • Ultrasound signal and imaging processing
  • Reconstruction algorithms and methods of 3D ultrasound images
  • Inverse theory on ultrasound propagation and imaging 
  • The development of integrated mobile ultrasound system


Dr. Rui Zheng received her bachelor and master degree from Department of Engineering Physics in Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 2000 and 2002 respectively. She received her PhD degree in Physics and Biomedical engineering from University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada in 2011. Between May, 2012 and April 2013, she was a postdoctoral fellow in Laboratory of Mechanics and Acoustics–CNRS, Marseille, France. In 2013-2017, she worked as research associate in Department of surgery, University of Alberta and Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Alberta Health Services, Alberta, Canada. In March of 2018, she joined in the School of Information Science and Technology in Shanghai Tech University as a tenure track assistant professor, PI.


1. Zheng R, Hill DL, Hedden D, Moreau M, Mahood J, Southon S, Lou E.Assessment of Curve Progressionon Children With Scoliosis Using Ultrasound Imaging Method, Eur Spine J, in press.
2. Zheng R, Hill DL, Hedden D, Moreau M, Le, LH, Raso J, Lou E.Assessment of Curve Flexibility on Scoliotic Surgical Candidates Using Ultrasound Imaging Method, Ultrasound Med Biol,43(5),2017,934-942.
3. Zheng R, Young M, Hill DL, Le, LH, Hedden D, Moreau M, Mahood J, Southon S, Lou E. Improvement on the Accuracy and Reliability of Ultrasound Coronal Curvature Measurement on AIS with the Aid of Previous Radiographs, Spine,41(5), 2016, 404-11.
4. Zheng R, Le LH, Sacchi MD, Lou E. Imaging Internal Structure of Long Bones Using Wave Scattering Theory. Ultrasound Med Biol, 41(11), 2015, 2955-65.
5.Zheng R, Chan ACY, Chen W, Hill DL, Le, LH, Hedden D, Moreau M, Mahood J, Southon S, Lou E. Intra- and Inter-Rater Reliability of Coronal Curvature Measurement for AIS using Ultrasonic Imaging Method - A Pilot Study. Spine Deform3, 2015, 151–8.
6. Zheng R, Le LH, Hill D, Lou, E, Estimation of bone quality on scoliotic subjects using ultrasound reflection imaging method – a preliminary study, Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), 2015 IEEE International, 2015, 1-4.
7. Zheng R, Le L H, Sacchi M D, and Lou E, Broadband Ultrasound Attenuation Measurement of Long Bone Using Peak Frequency of the Echoes, IEEE Transaction on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 56(2), 2009, 396-400. 
8. Zheng R, Le L H, Sacchi M D, Ta D, Jar, B P Y and Lou E, Spectral Ratio Method to Estimate Broadband Ultrasound Attenuation of Cortical Bones Using Multiple Reflections, Phys. Med. Biol., 52, 2007, 5855-5869.