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Junjie Yao

Dr. Junjie Yao is currently an assistant professor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Duke University, and a faculty member of Duke Center for In Vivo Microscopy and Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics. Dr. Yao received his B.E. and M.E. degrees in Biomedical Engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, and his Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Engineering at Washington University, St. Louis. Dr. Yao’s research interest is in photoacoustic tomography (PAT) technologies in life sciences, especially in functional brain imaging and early cancer detection. More research at