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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Liu, Xuan

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Email: xuan.liu@njit.edu
Office: 317 ecec
Phone: 973-596-5693
Dept: electrical and com. eng
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About Me

Xuan Liu received her B.S. and M.S. degrees from Tsinghua University. She came to the U.S. for her Ph.D. study and received her Ph.D. degree from the Johns Hopkins University in 2011. She then worked at Postdoc at the Johns Hopkins University for two years. She started her career as a faculty member at Michigan Technological University. She joined the faculty of NJIT in 2014. She has published 16 journal papers since 2010 and has 7 patents.

Service

Xuan Liu has served as reviewer for Optics Letters, Optics Express, Biomedical Optics Express, Journal of Biomedical Optics, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Lasers in Surgery & Medicine, Journal of the Optical Society of America A, Optics Communications, Sensors, Chinese Optics Letters, International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, IEEE Transactions on Mechatronics; lead guest editor for Journal of Sensors on the special issue on Optical Imaging Technologies for Biomedical Applications (OPIT); reviewer for NIH/BMIT Study Section (2014)  


Courses I Teach

LINEAR SYSTEMS

Research Interests

Looking for graduate students interested in biomedical optics!

  • Optical coherence tomography
  • Endoscopic microscopy
  • Fiber optics for biomedical applications
  • Optical image processing
  • Coherent scattering

 


Publications

Journal papers

19. X. Liu, M. Kirby and F. Zhao, "Motion analysis and removal in intensity variation based OCT angiography," Biomed. Opt. Express 5, 3833-3847 (2014)18. X. Liu and Jin U. Kang, "Iterative sparse reconstruction of spectral domain OCT signal," Chin. Opt. Lett. 12, 051701- (2014)17. X. Liu and J. U. Kang, "Optimization of an angled fiber probe for common-path optical coherence tomography," Opt. Lett. 38, 2660-2662 (2013) 16. X. Liu, Y. Huang, J. C. Ramella-Roman, S. Mathews, and J. U. Kang, "Quantitative transverse flow measurement using OCT speckle decorrelation analysis, " Opt. Lett. 38, 805-807 (2013) 15. X. Liu, J. C. Ramella-Roman, Y. Huang, Y. Guo, and J. U. Kang, "Robust spectral-domain optical coherence tomography speckle model and its cross-correlation coefficient analysis, " J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 30, 51-59 (2013)14. Y. Huang, X. Liu, C. Song, and J. U. Kang, "Motion-compensated hand-held common-path Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography probe for image-guided intervention, " Biomed. Opt. Express 3, 3105-3118 (2012) 13. Y. Huang, X. Liu, and J. U. Kang, "Real-time 3D and 4D Fourier domain Doppler optical coherence tomography based on dual graphics processing units," Biomed. Opt. Express 3, 2162-2174 (2012) 12. X. Liu, Y. Huang, and J. U. Kang, "Distortion-free freehand-scanning OCT implemented with real-time scanning speed variance correction," Opt. Express 20, 16567-16583 (2012)11. X. Liu, I. I. Iordachita, X. He, R. H. Taylor, and J. U. Kang, "Miniature fiber-optic force sensor based on low-coherence Fabry-Pérot interferometry for vitreoretinal microsurgery," Biomed. Opt. Express 3, 1062-1076 (2012)10. X. Liu, K. Zhang, Y. Huang, and J. U. Kang, "Spectroscopic-speckle variance OCT for microvasculature detection and analysis," Biomed. Opt. Express 2, 2995-3009 (2011)9. X. Liu, Y. Huang and J. U. Kang, "Dark-field illuminated reflectance fiber bundle endoscopic microscope", J. Biomed. Opt. 16, 046003 (2011)8. X. Liu, M. Balicki, R. H. Taylor, and J. U. Kang, "Towards automatic calibration of Fourier-Domain OCT for robot-assisted vitreoretinal surgery," Opt. Express 18, 24331-24343 (2010)7. X. Liu and J. U. Kang, "Compressive SD-OCT: the application of compressed sensing in spectral domain optical coherence tomography," Opt. Express 18, 22010-22019 (2010)6. X. Liu and J. U. Kang, "Depth-Resolved Blood Oxygen Saturation Assessment Using Spectroscopic Common-Path Fourier Domain Optical Coherence Tomography", IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 57, 2572 - 2575 (2010)5. J. Han, X. Liu, Jin U. Kang, and C. Song, "High-resolution subsurface articular cartilage imaging based on Fourier-domain common-path optical coherence tomography," Chin. Opt. Lett. 8, 167-169 (2010)4. J. U. Kang, J. Han, X. Liu, K. Zhang, C. Song, and P. Gehlbach, "Endoscopic Functional Fourier Domain Common Path Optical Coherence Tomography for Microsurgery", IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 16(4), 781–792 (2010)3. J. Han, X. Liu, C. G. Song, and J. U. Kang, “Common path optical coherence tomography with fibre bundle probe,” Electron. Lett. 45(22), 1110–1112 (2009). 2. X. Liu, X. Li, D. H. Kim, I. Ilev, and J. U. Kang, "Fiber-optic Fourier-domain common-path OCT," Chin. Opt. Lett. 6, 899-901 (2008)1. X. Li, J. H. Han, X. Liu, and J. U. Kang, "Signal-to-noise ratio analysis of all-fiber common-path optical coherence tomography," Appl. Opt. 47, 4833-4840 (2008)

Patents7. J. U. Kang, and X. Liu, "Tracking both magnitude and direction of transverse motion with optical coherence tomography," file in preparation, JHU Technology Transfer Ref: C12637.6. J. U. Kang, and X. Liu, "OCT Speckle De-correlation Based Quantitative Transverse Flow Assessment," (Application number) 13/709,874, JHU Technology Transfer Ref: C12140.5. J. U. Kang, and X. Liu, "Durable Single Mode Fiber Probe with Optimized Reference Reflectivity," (Application number) 13/709,958, JHU Technology Transfer Ref: C12139.4. J. U. Kang, and X. Liu, "Distortion-free, Free-hand OCT Imaging," (Application number) 61/583,020, provisional patent application, JHU Technology Transfer Ref: C11817.3. R. H. Taylor, I. I. Iordachita, J. U. Kang and X. Liu, "Interferometric Force Sensor for Microsurgical Instruments," (Application number) PCT/US2011/044724, (Pub no) WO2012012565, JHU Technology Transfer Ref: C11162.2. J. U. Kang, and X. Liu, "Dark Field Illuminated Reflectance Fiber Bundle Endoscopic Microscope," (Application number) 13/464,643, JHU Technology Transfer Ref: C11386.1. J. U. Kang, M. Balicki, and X. Liu, "Automatic calibration of Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography systems,” (Application number) PCT/US2011/046290, (Pub no) WO/2012/018832, JHU Technology Transfer Ref: C11165.

Selected conference presentations20. X. Liu and J. U. Kang, "Tracking both magnitude and direction of 2-D transverse motion with optical coherence tomography," Proc. SPIE 8934-17 (2014)19. X. Liu and J. U. Kang, "Angle polished single mode fiber probe with optimized reference for a common-path optical coherence tomography," Proc. SPIE 8934-106 (2014)18. X. Liu and J. U. Kang, "Angle polished single mode fiber probe with optimized reference for a common-path optical coherence tomography, " Proc. SPIE 8571, 85712F (2013)17. X. Liu, Y. Huang, J. C. Ramella-Roman, and J. U. Kang, "Quantitative transverse flow assessment using OCT speckle decorrelation analysis, " Proc. SPIE 8571, 85712F (2013)16. X. Liu, Y. Huang and J. U. Kang, " Freehand OCT with real-time lateral motion tracking, " Proc. SPIE 8571, 85711P (2013)15. S. Yang, M. Balicki, R. A. MacLachlan, X. Liu, J. U. Kang, R. H. Taylor, C. N. Riviere, "Optical Coherence Tomography Scanning with a Handheld Vitreoretinal Micromanipulator, " Proceedings of IEEE EMBS Conference 2012.14. X. Liu, I. I. Iordachita, X. He, R. H. Taylor and J. U. Kang, "Miniature fiber-optic force sensor for vitreoretinal microsurgery based on low-coherence Fabry-Pȳrot interferometry", Proc. SPIE 8218, 82180O (2012)13. X. Liu and J. U. Kang, "Sparse OCT: the application of compressed sensing in spectral-domain OCT," SPIE BIOS 2011, 7904-4612. X. Liu, M. Balicki, and J. U. Kang, " Automatic online spectral calibration of Fourier-domain OCT for robot-assisted vitreoretinal surgery," SPIE BIOS 2011, 7890-3311. X. Liu, J. U. Kang, "Progress toward inexpensive endoscopic high-resolution common-path OCT," Proceedings of SPIE, 7559, 755902 (2010)10. J. U. Kang, X. Liu, "High resolution hemoglobin oxygen saturation level imaging using Morlet wavelet transformed spectroscopic Optical Coherence Tomography," 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging, 1431 - 1434 (2010)9. X. Liu, E. Meisne, J. Han, K.Zhang, P. Gehlbach, R Taylor, J. U. Kang, "Internal limiting membrane layer visualization and vitreoretinal surgery guidance using a common-path OCT integrated microsurgical tool, " Proceedings of SPIE Vol.7550, 755003 (2010)8. J. Han, X. Liu, J. U. Kang, C. Song, "A study on the qualitative morphological features of the muscle and subcutaneous shapes in vivo using Fourier-domain common path OCT," Proceedings of SPIE, 7554, 75542H (2010) 7. X. Liu, J. U. Kang, "Functional common-path Fourier-domain OCT for hemoglobin oxygen saturation imaging," Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 7634, 76340W (2009)6. J. Han, X. Liu, C. Song, J.U. Kang, " Fourier domain common-path optical coherence tomography with a conduit fiber bundle probe, " 22st Annual Meeting of IEEE LEOS, 205 - 206 (2009)5. J. Han, M. Balicki, K.Zhang, X. Liu, J. Handa, R.Taylor, and J. U. Kang, "Common-Path Fourier-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography with a Fiber Optic Probe Integrated into a Surgical Needle," in CLEO /IQEC, OSA Technical Digest (CD), paper CMCC2 (2009)4. J. Han, X. Liu, K. Zhang and J. U. Kang, “Common-Path Fourier-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Ophthalmology Applications,” Fourth annual IEEE-NIH Life Science Systems and Application (LiSSA’09) workshop (2009)3. X. Liu, D. Kim, I. Ilev, J. U. Kang, "Fiber-optic Fourier-Domain Common-Path OCT," 21st Annual Meeting of IEEE LEOS, 101 - 102 (2008)2. X. Liu and P. Xue, “Ultra High Resolution Parallel Fourier Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Using Xenon Flash Lamp”, Proc SPIE 6534, 65342 (2006)1. R. Wang, X. Liu, G. Xiong, P. Xue and D. Chen, “Full-Field OCT Combining with Fluorescent Microscopy”, Proc SPIE 6047, 60470N (2005)