Pingkun Yan promoted to Associate Professor

Posted December 24, 2021
Pingkun Yan

Dr. Pingkun Yan has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure. Dr. Yan received his BS degree from the University of Science and Technology of China in 2001 and his PhD from the National University of Singapore in 2006. After completing his studies, Dr. Yan worked as a  Research Staff Member/Senior Scientist at Philips Research at the clinical site of the National Institutes of Health. He joined Rensselaer’s Department of Biomedical Engineering in 2017 as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Yan’s research focuses on translational medical imaging informatics and image-guided intervention using artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques through close collaboration with clinicians.

He has won a number of awards while at Rensselaer including an NSF CAREER award.