Bin He
#10065 Overall Influence

Bin He

Biomedical engineering scientist

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Bin He is a biomedical engineering scientist, head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University and Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. He earned his B.S. in electrical engineering from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China. He then earned an M.S. in electrical engineering and a Ph.D in bioelectrical engineering from the Tokyo Institute of Technology. He then went on to conduct his postdoctoral study at Harvard-MIT’s Division of Health Sciences and Technology.

He’s field of expertise is mapping the brain-computer interface through EEG, MRI, and other imaging techniques. His research has yielded significant findings through the use of functional neuroimaging, electrophysiological source imaging, neuromodulation, and tissue electrical property imaging. He has developed the ability for a remote-controlled model helicopter to be controlled by the use of EEG sensors placed on the skin. In addition to his remarkable research in neuroscience and engineering, He has also held a number of influential leadership roles, leading the Biomedical Functional Imaging and Neuroengineering Laboratory located at Carnegie Mellon University.

He is the editor of Neural Engineering and a fellow of the IEEE, American Institute for Medical & Biological Engineering, the Institute of Physics, and the International Academy of Medical & Biological Engineering.

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From Wikipedia

Bin He is an American biomedical engineering scientist. He is the Trustee Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, and Professor by courtesy in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Professor of the Neuroscience Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. Prior, he was Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Medtronic-Bakken Endowed Chair for Engineering in Medicine at the University of Minnesota. He previously served as the director of the Institute for Engineering in Medicine and the Center for Neuroengineering at the University of Minnesota. He is the Editor in Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. He was the president of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society from 2009 to 2010.

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Schools

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Tokyo Institute of Technology
Tokyo Institute of Technology

National top-tier research university located in Greater Tokyo Area, Japan

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Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon University

Private research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Chicago

Public University

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Zhejiang University
Zhejiang University

University in Hangzhou, China

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University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

Public research university in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States

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#447 World Rank
Engineering