associate professor of Institute of Biomedical Manufacturing and Life Quality Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), China
Dr. Xiaojun Chen is an associate professor of Institute of Biomedical Manufacturing and Life Quality Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), China. He received his Ph.D from SJTU in 2006, and furthered his research as a postdoctoral fellow until 2008. He was promoted to associate professor in 2010. As a visiting scholar, he worked at the Surgical Planning Laboratory, Harvard Medical School during Oct 2011~ Nov 2012, the TIMC-IMAG lab (CNRS, France) during Sep~Dec 2013, the OMFS-IMPATH lab(KU Leuven, Belgium) during Jun~Aug 2015, and the CISTIB lab(the University of Sheffield, UK) during Jun~Jul 2016. His research focuses on computer-aided surgery (especially for orthopedics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, etc.), including medical image analysis, surgical navigation, VR/AR Technology in medicine, surgical robotics, etc.
He is the author and co-author of more than 100 peer-reviewed articles, and delivered more than 10 lectures (3 invited plenary speeches) in the prestigious international conferences including CARS, IEEE-EMBC, IEEE-ITAB, CAI, etc. He is the PI of more than 20 research projects, including three funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China, and several international collaboration projects including Cai Yuanpei and Xu Guangqi Program (China-France), NSFC-RS Cooperation and Exchange Program (China-UK), SJTU-KU Leuven Joint Funding (China-Belgium), SJTU-KTH Joint Funding (China-Sweden), International Research and Exchange Project Funded by Shanghai municipal government (China-USA-Austria-Belgium) etc.
His important academic responsibilities include the Editor-In-Chief of Edorium Journal of Biomedical Science, a member of the editorial board of International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery(SCI Indexed, IF=1.961,Springer), Journal of Rehabilitation Robotics, Journal of Contemporary Medical Education, International Journal of Computer Aided Manufacturing, International Journal of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics etc., and a scientific board member of the CAI(the International Academy of Computer Aided Implantology) academy and the DDS(the International Digital Dentistry Society). Since 2008, he has been a regular reviewer of IEEE TBME, IEEE JBHI, IJCARS, IJMRCAS, CAS, CMBBE, JIM, JMIHI, JHE, etc. He is also invited by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), and The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research(NWO) as an external reviewer. He was granted China Medical Science and Technology Award (2016), Shanghai Medical Science & Technology Award (2008), and Shanghai Science & Technology Award (2010). For his academic achievements, he has been included for the 2010 Edition of Marquis Who's Who in the World. In May 2011, he was selected as one of the seven laureates of “France Talent Innovation (FTI) Program” launched by the Embassy of France in China, aiming to foster innovation and reinforce links between France and China.