Aug 2019: Congratulations to Professor Xiaobo Qu for receiving the National Natural Science Foundation of China "Sparse Representation-based Deep Learning Fast Magnetic Resonance Imaging and it's applications" (No.61971361).
Aug 2019: Congratulations to Zongying Lai for receiving the National Natural Science Foundation Youth Project of China "Graph-based multi-contrast magnetic resonance image reconstruction method" (No.61901188).
Aug 2018:Welcome Dr. Tian Lin (Electronic Information Department of Yili Normal University) to visit CSG for one year through the “Ministry of Education of the Ministry of Education for the Young Teachers of the Mainland”.
July 2018: Assistant professor at the Georgia Tech University Wenjing Liao visited Computational Sensing Group, click here for more information.
June 2018: Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Michigan Dr. Saiprasad Ravishankar visited Computational Sensing Group, click here for more information.
June 2018: Associate Professor Yuejie Chi from Carnegie Mellon University visited Computational Sensing Group and gave lectures about low-rank estimation, click here for more information.
May 2018: Congratulations to Hengfa Lu with outstanding achievements through master thesis defense, and wish his a bright future.
Apr 2018：Congratulations to Xiaobo Qu win the Yici He Chair Professor Award of Xiamen University(second from the right).
October 2017: Congratulations to Xinlin Zhang and Tianyu Qiu on starting their journey of Ph.D. Candidate.Wish them everything goes well and achieve their study successfully.
July 2017: Xiaobo Qu, Hengfa Lu attended The 39th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society-EMBC’17,held in Jeju Island, Korea. Xiaobo Qu served as Session Chairs of “MRI Image Reconstruction” and “Ignite Session F-03”, and gave an oral presentation on the context of the paper published by the conference. Information of this paper is: Xiaobo Qu*, Jiaxi Ying, Jian-Feng Cai, Zhong Chen. Accelerated magnetic resonance spectroscopy with Vandermonde factorization, The 39th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society-EMBC’17, pp. 3537-3540, July 11-15, Jeju Island, Korea, 2017. (EI).Hengfa Lu also gave an oral presentation on the context of the paper published by the conference. Information on this paper is: Hengfa Lu, Xinlin Zhang, Tianyu Qiu, Jian Yang, Di Guo, Zhong Chen, Xiaobo Qu*.A low rank Hankel matrix reconstruction method for ultrafast magnetic resonance spectroscopy, The 39th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society-EMBC’17, pp. 3269-3272, July 11-15, Jeju Island, Korea, 2017. (EI)
March 2017: Congratulations toXiaobo Qu for obtaining authorization of a patent. Information of the patent is: Xiaobo Qu, Zhifang Zhan, Yunsong Liu, Di Guo, Zhong Chen, An iterative reconstruction method for magnetic resonance imaging, China State Intellectual Property Office, ZL201510181018.0, application date: April 16, 2015, authorization date: March 15, 2017.
March 2016: Xiaobo Qu, Yunsong Liu, and Jiaxi Ying attended The 41st IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing-ICASSP'16, held at Shanghai, China. Xiaobo Qu gave oral presentation on "Spread spectrum compressed sensing MRI using chirp radio frequency pulses" during the meeting and his paper was accepted by ICASSP'16 . Informationof this paper is:Xiaobo Qu, Ying Chen, Xiaoxing Zhuang, Zhiyu Yan, Di Guo, Zhong Chen. Spread spectrum compressed sensing MRI using chirp radio frequency pulses, The 41st IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing-ICASSP’16, Shanghai, China, 20th -25th, March, pp.689-693, 2016.
Photos of CSG members attending ICASSP'16.
January 2016： Congratulations to Yunsong Liu who is awarded Graduate National Scholarship.
December 2015: Professor Zhi-Pei Liang (IEEE Fellow / ISMRM Fellow) from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign visited Computational Sensing Group, click here for more information.
May 2014: Qiyue Li and Xiaobo Qu, attended theJoint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB 2014,held at Milano in Italy and presented one poster on Chirp pulse-based spread spectrum compressed sensing MRI and another poster on NMR data processing app on IPAD.
February 2014: Dr. Xiaobo Qu was invited to give 2 hour presentation on sparse image reconstruction atSchool of Optoelectronic EngineeringinChongqing University. This talk was supported by visiting scholar fund of Key Laboratory of Optoelectronic Technology&Systems at Chongqing University.
January 2014: Dr. Xiaobo Qu won the Outstanding Class Teacher in the School of Physics and Mechanical & Electrical Engineering.
December 2013: In the 2013 National Electrical Engineering Mathematical Modeling Contest, Two Groups won the 2nd Class Awards, One Group won the 3rd Class Awards, Three groups won the Successful Participants. Dr. Xiaobo Qu served as the faculty advisor. Recipients are
Xingyu Li, Zhe Qu, Shiyao Liu（2nd Class Award ）
Yao Xiao, Jiayang Jiang, Wenxun Wang （2nd Class Award ）
Ruitan Cheng, Muyun Yan, Meifang Zhu （3rd Class Award）
Hui Wang, Senlei Li, Xinyu Ma （Successful Participants ）
December 2013: Dr. Xiaobo Qu won 2nd award of the 8th teaching competion for young faculties at Xiamen University.
October 2013: Xiaobo Qu's paper is accepted by Medical Image Analysis. Information of this paper is: Xiaobo Qu*, Yingkun Hou, Fan Lam, Di Guo, Jianhui Zhong, Zhong Chen*. Magnetic resonance image reconstruction from undersampled measurements using a patch-based nonlocal operator,Medical Image Analysis, in press,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.media.2013.09.007, 2013. (SCI, JCR 1, IF 4.09).Note: Medical Image Analysis is the premier journal on medical image analysis focusing on applications of computer vision, virtual reality and robotics to biomedical imaging problems. The five-year impact factor of MedIA is 4.66 and its impact factor in 2013 is 4.09.
October 2013, congratulations toZhifang Zhanand Bingjie Huang winning the admissions to be graduation sutdents in Universities in China without examination for their excellent performance as B.S. in Xiamen University.
August 2013: The proposal "Topology-based Sparse Recovery of Multimodal Data in Wireless Sensor Networks" was granted by National Natural Science Foundation of China with Grant No. 61302174. The PI is Dr.Di Guo, and Dr. Xiaobo Qu is the co-PI.
July 2013: The proposal "Fast and high-resolution magnetic resonance microscopy with sparse signal processing" was granted by Xiamen University with Grant No. 2013SH002. Dr. Xiaobo Qu is the PI.
July 2013: Dr. Xiaobo Qu attended the IEEE China Summit and International Conference on Signal and Information Processing (ChinaSIP)held at Beijing and gave oral presentation on "Magnetic resonance image reconstruction using similarities learnt from multi-modal images". The corresponding conference paper is "Xiaobo Qu, Yingkun Hou, Fan Lam, Di Guo, Zhong Chen. Magnetic resonance image reconstruction using similarities learnt from multi-modal images, 2013 IEEE China Summit and International Conference on Signal and Information Processing-ChinaSIP'13, 6th – 10th , July, 2013, pp.264-268."
June 2013:Bende Ning, a co-supervised master student byProf. Zhong Chenand me, successfully passed the defense for Master's Thesis.
June 2013: Xiaoxing Zhuang, Yunsong Liu and Zhiyu Yan won the Distinguished Undergraduate Thesis, They are research assistants of CIG.
April 10, 2013, In the 2013 Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM), Hui Wang, Yuexin Zhou and Xingqiang Chen won the Meritorious Winner (15%); Mingzhang Zhu, Linxi Li and Guandan Chen won the Successful Participants (55%). Dr. Xiaobo Qu served as faculty advisor. See the Awards here (Hui's team,Mingzhang's team). See more results on the officialMCM website.
March 1-3, 2013, Zongying Lai, Yunsong Liu and Xiaobo Qu attended the Workshop on MR Image Reconstruction held at Shenzhen, China. Dr. Xiaobo Qu met with Prof. Zhi-Pei Liang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Prof. Leslie Ying (State University of New York at Buffalo), Prof. Dong Liang (Chinese Academy of Sciences), Prof. Xi Peng (Chinese Academy of Sciences), and Dr. Feng Huang (Philips Research China). See the photos (a,b,c).
December 13, 2012, Dr. Feng Huang, Principal scientist in Philips Research China, will give his talk "Multi-contrast reconstruction in the context of parallel imaging" in our group.（See the detailed information）
December 2012, Xiaobo Qu was invited to review a paper from IEEE Transactions on Image Processing.
December 2012, Bende Ning and his group won the Third Prize Award in the 9th National Postgraduates Mathematical Contests in Modeling of China. Xiaobo Qu is the faculty advisor of Bende's group. See the official announcement athttp://phd.sjtu.edu.cn/news_show.php?id=56. (Award lists)
November 2012, Dr. Xiaobo Qu was invited to review the papers from ISMRM 2013.
November 2012, congratulations to Zongying whose daughter Jingyi was born in November. All the best for the whole family O(∩_∩)O
The CI group attended the 4th Cross-Straint Magnetic Resonance Symposium held from Oct. 20 to Oct. 24, and the 17th National Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Conference in China held from Oct. 23 to Oct. 26 at Xiamen University in China. Dr. Xiaobo Qu served as the secretaries of these two conferences and gave a 15 minutes oral presentation on "Similarity-based undersampled MRI reconstruction with PANO".
October 2012, Yunsong Liu is recommended as one candidate of National Scholarship for Encouragement.
September 2012, congratulations to Yunsong Liu, Zhiyu Yan and Xiaoxing Zhuang on winning the admissions to be graduation sutdents in Xiamen University without examination for their excellent performance as B.S.
September 2012, Xiaobo Qu was invited to give presesentation on spasity-based fast MRI with inhomogeneous magnetic field at Department of Radiology, Xiamen No.2 Hospital.
August, Xiaobo Qu was conformed as master student supervisor at Department of Electronic Science in Xiamen University. This news is athttp://yjsy.xmu.edu.cn/hy/show.asp?id=3484. Therefore, Xiaobo can recruit Master Stduent from September in 2013. Our group is seeking for excellent students with a strong motivation and enthusiasm in developing signal processing, computation methods in medical imaging and image processing.
August 2012, Xiaobo Qu received a Research Grant from theNational Natural Science Foundation of China. This three year project (01/2013-12/2015) is focus on developing the novel sparsity-based high-resolution image reconstruction and sampling methods in fast MRI.