Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-1897 | Department: 336-716-2011


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Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Xi'an Jiaotong Univeristy , 2003


  • Am Assn Of Physicists In Med
  • Biomedical Engineering Society
  • Inst of Electrical & Electroni
Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.

Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Research Interests

engineering/bioengineering, statistics/mathematics, temporary

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-1897 | Department: 336-716-2011


Recent Publications

Miao C, Liu B, Xu Q, Yu H. An improved distance-driven method for projection and backprojection. J Xray Sci Technol. 2014;22(1):1-18.

Bennett JR, Opie AM, Xu Q, Yu H, Walsh M, Butler A, Butler P, Cao G, Mohs A, Wang G. Hybrid spectral micro-CT: system design, implementation, and preliminary results. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2014;61(2):246-253.

Sharma K, Gong H, Ghasemalizadeh O, Yu H, Wang G, Cao G. Interior micro-CT with an offset detector. Med Phys. 2014;41(6):061915.

Liu B, Yu H, Verbridge SS, Sun L, Wang G. Dictionary-learning-based reconstruction method for electron tomography. Scanning. 2014;36(4):377-383.

Opie AM, Bennett JR, Walsh M, Rajendran K, Yu H, Xu Q, Butler A, Butler P, Cao G, Mohs AM, Wang G. Study of scan protocol for exposure reduction in hybrid spectral micro-CT. Scanning. 2014;36(4):444-455.

He P, Wei B, Wang S, Stock SR, Yu H, Wang G. Piecewise-constant-model-based interior tomography applied to dentin tubules. Comput Math Methods Med. 2013;2013():892451.

Sen Sharma K, Holzner C, Vasilescu DM, Jin X, Narayanan S, Agah M, Hoffman EA, Yu H, Wang G. Scout-view assisted interior micro-CT. Phys Med Biol. 2013;58(12):4297-4314.

Wang G, Yu H. The meaning of interior tomography. Phys Med Biol. 2013;58(16):R161-R186.

He P, Yu H, Bennett J, Ronaldson P, Zainon R, Butler A, Butler P, Wei B, Wang G. Energy-discriminative performance of a spectral micro-CT system. J Xray Sci Technol. 2013;21(3):335-345.

Yang J, Yu H, Jiang M, Wang G. High-order total variation minimization for interior SPECT. Inverse Probl. 2012;28(1):015001.

Liu B, Bennett J, Wang G, De Man B, Zeng K, Yin Z, Fitzgerald P, Yu H. Completeness map evaluation demonstrated with candidate next-generation cardiac CT architectures. Med Phys. 2012;39(5):2405-2416.

He P, Yu H, Thayer P, Jin X, Xu Q, Bennett J, Tappenden R, Wei B, Goldstein A, Renaud P, Butler A, Butler P, Wang G. Preliminary experimental results from a MARS Micro-CT system. J Xray Sci Technol. 2012;20(2):199-211.

Xu Q, Yu H, Bennett J, He P, Zainon R, Doesburg R, Opie A, Walsh M, Shen H, Butler A, Butler P, Mou X, Wang G. Image reconstruction for hybrid true-color micro-CT. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2012;59(6):1711-1719.

Yu H, Wang G. Finite detector based projection model for high spatial resolution. J Xray Sci Technol. 2012;20(2):229-238.

Yu H, Wang G. Spectrography using a Marchesini algorithm [abstract]. Med Phys. 2012;39(6):3988.

Wang G, Zhang J, Gao H, Weir V, Yu H, Cong W, Xu X, Shen H, Bennett J, Furth M, Wang Y, Vannier M. Towards omni-tomography--grand fusion of multiple modalities for simultaneous interior tomography. PLoS One. 2012;7(6):e39700.

Xu Q, Yu HY, Mou XQ, Zhang L, Hsieh J, Wang G. Low-dose X-ray CT reconstruction via dictionary learning. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2012;31(9):1682-1697.

Yu H, Xu Q, He P, Bennett J, Amir R, Dobbs B, Mou X, Wei B, Butler A, Butler P, Wang G. Medipix-based Spectral Micro-CT. CT Li Lun Yu Ying Yong Yan Jiu. 2012;21(4):583.

Yu H, Ji C, Wang G. SART-type image reconstruction from overlapped projections. Int J Biomed Imaging. 2011;2011():Art.549537.

Wei Y, Yu H, Wang G. Inverse Fourier transform in the gamma coordinate system. Int J Biomed Imaging. 2011;2011():285130.

Xu Q, Mou X, Wang G, Sieren J, Hoffman EA, Yu H. Statistical interior tomography. IEEE Trans Med Imaging. 2011;30(5):1116-1128.

Tang S, Mou X, Wu J, Yan H, Yu H. CT gradient image reconstruction directly from projections. J Xray Sci Technol. 2011;19(2):173-198.

Tang SJ, Mou XQ, Xu Q, Zhang YB, Bennett J, Yu HY. Data consistency condition-based beam-hardening correction. Opt Eng. 2011;50(7):076501.

Ye Y, Yu H, Wang G. Gel'fand-Graev's reconstruction formula in the 3D real space. Med Phys. 2011;38(7):S69-S75.

Liu B, Wang G, Ritman EL, Cao G, Lu J, Zhou O, Zeng L, Yu H. Image reconstruction from limited angle projections collected by multisource interior x-ray imaging systems. Phys Med Biol. 2011;56(19):6337-6357.

Gao H, Yu H, Osher S, Wang G. Multi-energy CT based on a prior rank, intensity and sparsity model (PRISM). Inverse Probl. 2011;27(11):115012.

Yu H, Wang G, Hsieh J, Entrikin DW, Ellis S, Liu B, Carr JJ. Compressive sensing-based interior tomography: preliminary clinical application. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2011;35(6):762-764.

Wang G, Yu H. Can interior tomography outperform lambda tomography? [letter]. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010;107(22):E92-E93.

Lu Y, Yu H, Cao G, Zhao J, Wang G, Zhou O. Multibeam field emission x-ray system with half-scan reconstruction algorithm. Med Phys. 2010;37(7):3773-3781.

Li L, Chen Z, Jin X, Yu H, Wang G. Experimental measurement of human head motion for high-resolution computed tomography system design. Opt Eng. 2010;49(6):063201.

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Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.

Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

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