Lifeng Yu, Ph.D.

  1. Radiologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • CT imaging physics
  • Image reconstruction
  1. 2006
    PhD - Medical PhysicsUniversity of Chicago
  2. 2000
    M Eng - Nuclear TechnologyBeijing University
  3. 1997
    BS - Nuclear PhysicsBeijing University

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Fellow of AAPMAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  2. 2017
    Editor's Choice "Correlation between a 2D Channelized Hotelling Observer and Human Observers in a Low-contrast Detection Task with Multi-slice Reading in CT"Journal of Medical Physics
  3. 2012
    Reese-Hartman Award, Carmen Award for Excellence in ResearchMayo Clinic in Rochester
  4. 2012
    Best of Current Clinical Trials (Hough et al)European Congress of Radiology
  5. 2012
    First Place Scientific Paper Award (Froemming AT, et al.)Society of Uroradiology Annual Meeting
  6. 2011
    Best Translational Science Poster (Hough DM, et al)Society of Computed Body Tomography and Magnetic Resonance
  7. 2010
    Cum Laude Education Exhibit (Hara A, et al)96th Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting
  8. 2009
    Derek Harwood-Nash Award (Morris JM, et al)American Society of Pediatric Neuroradiology
  9. 2005
    Young Investigators Award (Second-Place)American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM)
  10. 2003
    Cum Laude Poster AwardSPIE Medical Imaging Symposium
  11. 2003
    Paul Hodges AwardDepartment of Radiology, University of Chicago

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    2020 Medical Imaging Conference Co-ChairSPIE - The International Organization for Optics and Photonics
  2. 2017 - present
    Vice ChairAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM), Task Group 300 on Establishment of a Framework for a National CT Image Quality Index Registry
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine, Working Group on IEC Coordination
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberProgram Committee, SPIE - The International Organization for Optics and Photonics
  5. 2016 - present
    ChairRadiological Society of North America (RSNA), Refresher Course Committee Physics Track
  6. 2016 - present
    MemberComputed Tomography Subcommittee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  7. 2016 - present
    MemberInternational Electrotechnical Commission
  8. 2016 - present
    Scientific Committee MemberSPIE - The International Organization for Optics and Photonics
  9. 2015 - 2016
    Vice ChairRadiological Society of North America (RSNA), Refresher Course Committee Physics Track
  10. 2015 - present
    MemberWorking Group on Optimization of Medical Imaging Systems and Techniques, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  11. 2014 - present
    Section HeadCT Physics Section, Department of Radiology
  12. 2013 - present
    MemberSPIE - The International Organization for Optics and Photonics
  13. 2013
    MemberRadiological Society of North America
  14. 2013 - 2015
    Committee MemberAnnual Meeting Coordinate Committee, American Association of Physicists in Medicine
  15. 2013 - 2014
    Scientific Program DirectorAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  16. 2012 - 2013
    Scientific Program Co-ChairAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  17. 2012
    Track ChairmanWorld Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
  18. 2012 - present
    Scientific Session ModeratorAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  19. 2012 - present
    Scientific Committee MemberX-ray CT Meetings
  20. 2011 - 2012
    MemberEducation Coordination Subcommittee, Radiological Society of North America
  21. 2007 - 2010
    MemberRadLex CT Committee, Radiological Society of North America
  22. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Physicists in Medicine
  23. 2006 - 2016
    MemberSociety of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography

Publications