Biography

Download Curriculum Vitae

  • Therapeutic Physics Residency, UT Southwestern Medical Center (2018)
  • Ph.D., Duke University, Medical Physics (2015) 
  • B.S., Nanjing University, Physics (2010)

Education

Graduate School
Duke University (2015), Philosophy

Research Interest

  • 3D/4D CT/CBCT reconstruction and analysis
  • 4D MRI reconstruction
  • Artificial intelligence and automation in radiation therapy
  • Biomechanical modeling and finite element analysis
  • Deformable registration and its application in image-guided radiation therapy
  • Radiotherapy dose calculation and plan optimization
  • Real-time volumetric imaging

Publications

3D cine-magnetic resonance imaging using spatial and temporal implicit neural representation learning (STINR-MR)
Shao H, Mengke T, Deng J, Zhang Y Physics in medicine and biology 2024 May 69
Zero-Shot Medical Image Translation via Frequency-Guided Diffusion Models
Li Y, Shao HC, Liang X, Chen L, Li R, Jiang S, Wang J, Zhang Y IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 2024 Mar 43 980-993
LViT: Language Meets Vision Transformer in Medical Image Segmentation
Li Z, Li Y, Li Q, Wang P, Guo D, Lu L, Jin D, Zhang Y, Hong Q IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 2024 Jan 43 96-107
Real-time liver motion estimation via deep learning-based angle-agnostic X-ray imaging
Shao HC, Li Y, Wang J, Jiang S, Zhang Y Medical physics 2023 Nov 50 6649-6662
Real-time liver tumor localization via combined surface imaging and a single x-ray projection
Shao HC, Li Y, Wang J, Jiang S, Zhang Y Physics in medicine and biology 2023 Mar 68
Dynamic cone-beam CT reconstruction using spatial and temporal implicit neural representation learning (STINR)
Zhang Y, Shao HC, Pan T, Mengke T Physics in medicine and biology 2023 Feb 68
Machine characterization and central axis depth dose data of a superficial x-ray radiotherapy unit
Xiong Z, Zhong Y, Banks TI, Reynolds R, Chiu T, Tan J, Zhang Y, Parsons D, Yan Y, Godley A, Stojadinovic S Biomedical Physics and Engineering Express 2023 Jan 9
Recurrence-Free Survival Prediction Under the Guidance of Automatic Gross Tumor Volume Segmentation for Head and Neck Cancers
Wang K, Li Y, Dohopolski M, Peng T, Lu W, Zhang Y, Wang J 2023 144-153
Real-time MRI motion estimation through an unsupervised k-space-driven deformable registration network (KS-RegNet)
Shao HC, Li T, Dohopolski MJ, Wang J, Cai J, Tan J, Wang K, Zhang Y Physics in medicine and biology 2022 Jul 67
Real-time liver tumor localization via a single x-ray projection using deep graph neural network-assisted biomechanical modeling
Shao HC, Wang J, Bai T, Chun J, Park JC, Jiang S, Zhang Y Physics in medicine and biology 2022 Jun 67

Books

Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Combined kV/MV imaging and tomosynthesis. In Handbook of 2018 AAPM Summer School: Image Guidance in Radiation Therapy: Techniques, Accuracy, and Limitations

L. Ren, Y. Zhang (2018). Medical Physics Publishing

Kilovoltage and megavoltage x-ray imaging in radiotherapy. In Handbook of X-ray Imaging: Physics and Technology

Y. Zhang, J. Wang (2017). Taylor & Francis

Honors & Awards

  • ASTRO Travel Award
    (2022-2022)
  • AAPM Summer School Scholarship
    (2019-2019)
  • AAPM Science Council Associates Mentorship Program
    (2018-2019)
  • AAPM John R. Cameron Young Investigator Competition Finalists
    (2016-2016)
  • ASTRO Basic/Translational Science Abstract Award
    (2016-2016)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • AAPM (2011)
  • AAPM Southwest Chapter (2016)
  • ASTRO (2020)
  • IEEE (2020)
  • ISMRM (2020)
  • MICCAI (2020)