Ji-Xin Cheng

Prof. Cheng

Professor (ECE, BME)

Professor (ECE, BME)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering/Biomedical Engineering
  • Education PhD, University of Science and Technology of China, 1998
  • Additional Affiliations Department of Chemistry
    Department of Physics
  • Honors and Awards Moustakas Chair Professor in Photonics and Optoelectronics, Boston University
    Purdue University College of Engineering Research Excellence Award, 2016
    Craver Award from Coblentz Society, 2015
    Chang-Jiang Scholar, Minister of Education, China, 2015-17
    Fellow of AIMBE (American Institute of Medicine and Biological Engineering), 2014
    Translational Research Award from International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE), 2014
  • Areas of Interest Molecular spectroscopic imaging technologies
    Label-free microscopy
    Medical Photonics
    Cancer metabolism
    Photonics for infectious diseases


Affiliation: Primary Faculty (BME), Primary Faculty (ECE)