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Research Positions in Biomedical Optical Imaging
Stony Brook University


Date Posted Oct. 30, 2023
Title Research Positions in Biomedical Optical Imaging
University Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY, United States
Department Biomedical Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
 
 
  • Graduate Student
    Post-Doc
  • Biomedical Engineering/Biomedical Sciences
 
 

There are several research positions for graduate students, postdocs and research engineers. We focus on non-invasive, quantitative functional and molecular optical imaging techniques for neuro-monitoring, cancer imaging and therapy monitoring, as well as for monitoring of engineered 3D tissue constructs for regenerative medicine, drug delivery, and neural systems in preclinical and clinical settings. The position offers a stimulating work environment that integrates engineering and physics with medicine, neuroscience, and biology. The candidate will have a unique opportunity in both basic lab and translational research by collaborating with scientists and clinicians located close to the common infrastructure and collaborative institutes, including Medical and Research Centers on the Stony Brook campus and nearby New York City.

 

Sample Publications:

https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=q4FqPgYAAAAJ&view_op=list_works&sortby=pubdate

Functional Brain Imaging: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jbio.201700165/abstract

https://www.osapublishing.org/boe/abstract.cfm?uri=boe-7-10-3871

Cancer Imaging and Therapy:

Nature Scientific Reports: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41598-017-15790-y

Photoacoustic Imaging of Microvasculature:

https://www.mdpi.com/2304-6732/3/3/48

Molecular and Functional Mesoscopic Imaging:

https://www.spiedigitallibrary.org/conference-proceedings-of-spie/11244/112441C/Time-resolved-mesoscopic-imaging-of-a-whole-animal-by-FastFLIM/10.1117/12.2546110.short?SSO=1

https://opg.optica.org/boe/fulltext.cfm?uri=boe-8-6-3045&id=366998

 

Qualifications: The qualified candidates should be highly motivated and enthusiastic with interests in optical imaging, biophotonics, and photoacoustic imaging. A strong background in one of the following fields is needed: Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Optical Engineering, Computer Science or related fields. At least one of the following skills is preferred.

  • Experience in optical, optomechanical, electro-optic systems, CCD cameras, LEDs, lasers, structured light illumination, spatial light modulators (DMD), and digital light projection (DLP).
  • Experience in hardware control and signal acquisition using NI DAQ card, NI LabView, correlator board, photon counter and timer board, and FPGA.
  • Experience in EE concepts (digital signal processing, EM waves, ADC, and DAC).
  • Experience in (tissue) optics, biomedical optics, functional near-infrared spectroscopy, diffuse reflectance spectroscopy, diffuse correlation spectroscopy, speckle imaging, diffuse optical tomography, endoscopy, microscopy.
  • Experience with photoacoustic/US imaging.
  • Strong programming skills with MATLAB for signal/image processing.
  • Strong experience in deep learning, machine learning, compressed sensing.

To Apply:  Please email your CV and cover letter describing your background to:

Ulas Sunar, Ph.D.

SUNY Empire Innovation Associate Professor

Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University

https://you.stonybrook.edu/boil/

ulas.sunar@stonybrook.edu

 

About Stony Brook:

https://news.stonybrook.edu/university/sbu-achieves-highest-ever-rankings-from-u-s-news-world-report/

 

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Contact Information

 
  • Ulas Sunar
    Biomedical Engineering
    Stony Brook University
    100 Nicolls Road
    Stony Brook, NY 11794
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  • (631)632-1727
  • ulas.sunar@stonybrook.edu

 

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