A PhD position is available in the Biomedical Optics and Functional Imaging group within the Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Chicago. Our research lab is working on ultra-wide field fundus photography, functional optical coherence tomography (OCT), OCT angiography (OCTA), super-resolution ophthalmoscopy, retinal image analysis and classification (https://yaolab.bioe.uic.edu/).
The PhD student will be involved for imaging instrument development and/or experimental study of retinal morphology & physiology. The specific project of the student can be flexible based on his/her education background and interest. The successful candidate should have a BS/MS degree in Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics, Biomedical Engineering or a related discipline. The selected candidate will have excellent opportunities to interact with researchers in Engineering, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences for a multidisciplinary training.
For further information about research projects, please contact Dr. Xincheng Yao at email@example.com.
Further information about the UIC BIOE PhD program and application is available at