Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

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.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Hengyong Yu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering

Research Interests

cancer/oncogenesis, congenital defects, engineering/bioengineering, instrument development, medical technology/devices, prevention, radiology/imaging, statistics/mathematics, structural biology

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.

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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