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Caigang Zhu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor


RMB 514D



Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Fall 2019

Postdoctoral Associate, Biomedical Engineering, Duke University, 2015-2019


Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2014

B.E., Biomedical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, P.R. China, 2008

Research Interests

Dr. Zhu's research Lab at the Department of Biomedical Engineering starts in the fall of 2019. His research group is motivated by multidisciplinary applications of novel optical techniques in cancer research. The central focus of the group’s research is to develop optical imaging tools for biomedical applications related to tumor metabolism, hypoxia and angiogenesis. The research interests of his Lab include but not limited to vascular and metabolic imaging/spectroscopic techniques for cancer biology and radiation biology study.