Jiantao Pu, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology and Bioengineering

University of Pittsburgh

 

3362 Fifth Ave, Room 127
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-641-2571
Fax: 412-641-2582
Email: jip13 AT pitt.edu
Web: http://www.pitt.edu/~jip13

Research Emphasis

My research emphasis is on the development of novel computational tools for enabling non-invasive, quantitative, and accurate assessment of pathological conditions, ultimately advancing a deeper understanding of the underlying mechanism of diseases and facilitating the development of efficacious therapy methods. 

Education & Training

2005 - 2007       Postdoctoral Scholar,   Stanford University, School of Medicine

2004 - 2005       Postdoctoral Scholar,   Purdue University, School of Engineering

1999 - 2002       Doctor of Philosophy,  Peking University, P. R. China

1996 - 1999       Master of Science,      Huazhong University of Science & Technology, P. R. China

1992 - 1996       Bachelor of Science,   Huazhong University of Science & Technology, P. R. China

Position Held

2014.12 −          Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh

2010 - 2014       Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Pittsburgh

2010 - 2014       Assistant Professor (tenure stream), Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh

2007 - 2010       Research Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh

2002 - 2004       Instructor, National Laboratory on Machine Perception,  Peking University, P. R. China

1999 - 2002       Research Assistant, Department of Computer Science, Peking University, P. R. China

Research Support

Current support:

04/01/2016 - 05/30/2017      PI                        R21CA197493            "Macro-vasculature surrounding Pulmonary Nodules as a Sign of Maligannce"

01/01/2016 - 12/31/2019      PI                        RO1 HL096613          "CT Assessment of Lung Fissures: Anatomy and Correlated Function"

Prior support:

05/01/2010 - 04/30/2014      PI                        RO1 HL096613          "CT Assessment of Lung Fissures: Anatomy and Correlated Function"

09/24/2008 - 07/31/2011      Co-Investigator     RO1 HL095397          "Molecular Phenotypes within and across disease boundaries in IPF and COPD (sub-account)"

06/01/2007 - 06/30/2011      Co-Investigator     RO1 HL085096          "Computerized Classification of COPD and Contributing Components"

01/12/2007 - 05/31/2011      Co-Investigator     RO1 HL084948          "Molecular and Cellular Determinants of Disease Heterogeneity in COPD (Core B subaccount)

07/01/2011 - 04/30/2015      Co-Investigator     RO1 HL107883          "The Emphysematous Microenvironment Promotes Lung Tumorigenesis and Progression"

05/01/2012 - 04/30/2015      Co-Investigator     UO1 HL112707          "Sarcoidosis and A1AT Genomics & Informatics Center"

06/01/2012 - 05/31/2016      Co-Investigator     PO1 HL103455          "Vascular Subphenotypes of Lung Disease"

Award

01/01/2012 - 12/31/2013       2011 Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation Grant Recipient

08/01/2010 - 07/31/2012      Career Development Award of Lung Cancer SPORE,  University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI)

Publication

2017-2018

1. Wang L, Zhu J, Sheng M, Cribb A, Zhu S, Pu J. Simultaneous segmentation and bias field estimation using local fitted images. Pattern Recognition, 74 (2018) 145-155.

2016-2017

2. Wang X, Leader JK, Wang R, Wilson D, Herman J, Yuan JM, Pu J.  Vasculature surrounding a nodule: A novel lung cancer biomarker. Lung Cancer. 2017 Dec;114:38-43.

3.  Wilson DO, Pu J. The bell tolls for indeterminant lung nodules: computer-aided nodule assessment and risk yield (CANARY) has the wrong tune. J Thorac Dis. 2016 Aug;8(8):E836-7.

4. Wang L, Chang Y, Wang H, Wu Z, Pu J, Yang X. An active contour model based on local fitted images for image segmentation. Information Sciences, 418-419 (2017) 61-73.

5. Grace J, Leader JK, Nouraie SM, Pu J, Chandra D, Zhang Y, Sciurba FC, Bon J. Mediastinal and Subcutaneous Chest Fat Are Differentially Associated with Emphysema Progression and Clinical Outcomes in Smokers. Respiration. 2017 Sep 15

2015-2016

6.  Chan EG, Landreneau JR, Schuchert MJ, Odell DD, Gu S, Pu J, Luketich JD, Landreneau RJ. Preoperative (3-dimensional) computed tomography lung reconstruction before anatomic segmentectomy or lobectomy for stage I non-small cell lung cancer. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Sep;150(3):523-8.

7.  Pu J, Jin C, Yu N, Wang X, Meng X, Guo Y. A "loop" shape descriptor and its application to automated segmentation of airways on CT scans. Medical Physics; 2015 Jun;42(6):3076-84

9. Tan M, Qian W, Pu J, Liu H, Zheng B. A new approach to develop computer-aided detection schemes of digital mammograms. Physics in Medicine and Biology; 2015 Jun 7;60(11):4413-27.

2014-2015

9.   M. Tan, J. Pu, and B. Zheng, "Optimization of Breast Mass Classification Using Sequential Forward Floating Selection (SFFS) and A Support Vector Machine (SVM) Model," International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 2015 in press.

10.   M. Tan, J. Pu, S. Cheng, H. Liu, B. Zheng. "Assessment of a Four-View Mammographic Image Feature Based Fusion Model to Predict Near-Term Breast Cancer Risk." Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 2015 in press.

11.   S. Gu, R. Li, J.K. Leader, B. Zheng, J. Bon, D. Gur, F. Sciurba, C. Jin, J. Pu*. "Obesity and extent of emphysema depicted at CT." Clinical Radiology. 2015 May;70(5):e14-9.

2013-2014

12.    J. Ju, R. Li, S. Gu, J. Leader, X. Wang, Y. Chen, B. Zheng, S. Wu, D. Gur, F. Sciurba, J. Pu*. "Impact of Emphysema Heterogeneity on Pulmonary Function,"  PLoS One, 2014;9(11):e113320.

13.    Y. Zhen, S. Gu, X. Meng, B Zheng, N. Wang, J. Pu*, "Automated identification of retinal vessels using a multiscale directional contrast quantification (MDCQ) strategy," Medical Physics, 2014; 41(9):092702.

14.    M. Tan, J. Pu, and B. Zheng, "A new and fast image feature selection method for developing an optimal mammographic mass detection scheme," Medical Physics, 2014; 41(8):081906.

15.    M. Tan, J. Pu, and B. Zheng, "Reduction of false-positive recalls using a computerized mammographic image feature analysis scheme," Physics in Medicine and Biology, 2014;59(15):4357-73.

16.    M. Tan, J. Pu, and B. Zheng, "Optimization of Network Topology in Computer-Aided Detection Schemes Using Phased Searching with NEAT in a Time-Scaled Framework," Cancer Informatics, 2014; 13(s1).

17.    S. Gu, X. Meng, FC Sciurba, H. Ma, J. Leader, N. Kaminski, D. Gur, J. Pu*, "Bidirectional Elastic Image Registration Using B-Spline Affine Transformation," Computerized Medical Image and Graphics,  Vol. 38(4), pp. 306-314, 2014.

18.    Y. Qiang, Q. Wang, G. Xu, H. Ma, L. Deng, L. Zhang, J. Pu*, and Y. Guo*, "Computerized Segmentation of Pulmonary Nodules Depicted in CT Examinations Using Freehand Sketches," Medical Physics, 2014;41(4):041917.

19.    S. Gu, J. Leader, B. Zheng, Q. Chen, F. Sciurba, N. Kaminski, D. Gur, J. Pu*, "Direct Assessment of Lung Function in COPD Using CT Densitometric Measures,", Physiological Measurement, Vol. 35(5): 833-845, 2014.

20.    J. Pu*, Z. Wang, S. Gu, C. Fuhrman, JK Leader, X. Meng, J. Tedrow, FC Sciurba, "Pulmonary Fissure Integrity and Collateral Ventilation in COPD patients,", PLoS One, 9(5): e96631, 2014. .

21.    M. Tan, J. Pu, B. Zheng, "A New Mass Classification System Derived from Multiple Features and A Trained MLP Model," SPIE Medical Imaging' 2014, 9035, 2014.

2012-2013

22.    S. Kundu, Z. Wang, S. Gu, J. K. Leader, J.R. Tedrow, F. C. Sciurba, D. Gur, N. Kaminski, and J. Pu*, "Assessment of Lung Volume Collapsibility in Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease Patients Using CT," European Radiology, 23(6):1564-72, 2013.

23.    S. Gu, C. Fuhrman, X. Meng, J. M. Siegfried, D. Gur, J. K. Leader, F. Sciurba, and J. Pu*, "Computerized Identification of Airway Wall in CT Examinations Using a 3D Active Surface Evolution Approach," Medical Image Analysis, 17(3):283-96, 2013.

24.    Z. Wang, S. Gu, S. Kundu, J. K. Leader, J. R. Tedrow, F. C. Sciurba, D. Gur, J. M. Siegfried, and J. Pu*, "Optimal Threshold in CT Quantification of Emphysema," European Radiology, Vol. 23(4), 975-984, 2013.

25.    S. Gu, Z. Wang, J. Siegfried, D. Wilson, W. Bigbee, and J. P*, "Automated Lobe-based Airway Labeling," International Journal of Biomedical Imaging, 2012:382806, 2012.

26.    X. Meng, Y. Q. Qiang, S. Zhu, C. Fuhrman, J. Siegfried, and J. Pu*, "Illustration of the Obstacles in Computerized Lung Segmentation Using Examples," Medical Physics, Vol. 39(8), pp. 4984-4991, 2012.

27.    S. Gu , D. Wilson, Z. Wang, W. L. Bigbee, J. Siegfried, D. Gur, and J. Pu*, "Identification of Pulmonary Fissures using A Piecewise Plane Fitting Algorithm," Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, Vol. 36(7), pp. 560-571, 2012.

28.    J. Pu, J. K. Leader, X. Meng, B. Whiting, D. Wilson, F. Sciurba, J. J. Reilly, W. L. Bigbee, J. Siegfried, and D. Gur, "Three-dimensional Airway Tree Architecture and Pulmonary Function," Academic Radiology, Vol. 19(11), pp. 1395-1401, 2012.   

29.    J. Pu, S. Liu, S. Zhu, D. Wilson, J. Siegfried, and D. Gur, "CT Based Computerized Identification and Analysis of Human Airways: A Review," Medical Physics, Vol. 39(5), pp. 2603-1616, 2012. 

30.    S. Gu, Q. Zheng, J. Siegfried, J. Pu*, "Robust pulmonary lobe segmentation against incomplete fissures,"  In Proc. SPIE 2012, Vol. 8315, 2012.

31.    J. Tan, B. Zheng, X. Wang, J. Pu, D. Gur, F. Sciurba, J. K. Leader, "Classification of CT examinations for COPD visual severity analysis,"  In Proc. SPIE 2012, Vol. 8317, 2012.  

2011-2012

32.    S. Gu , D. Wilson, J. Tan, and J. Pu*, "Pulmonary Nodule Registration: Rigid or Non-Rigid?," Medical Physics, Vol. 38(7), pp. 4406-4415, 2011. 

33.    J. Pu, C. Fuhrman, W. F. Good, F. C. Sciurba, and D. Gur, "A Differential Geometric Approach to Automated Segmentation of Human Airway Tree," IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging,  Vol. 30(2), pp. 266-278, 2011. 

34.    J. Pu, D. S. Paik, X. Meng, J. E. Roos, and G. D. Rubin, "Shape "Break-and-Repair" Strategy and Its Application to Computerized Medical Image Segmentation," IEEE Trans. Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol. 17(1), pp. 125-124, 2011.

35.    J. Pu, J. Tan, "Automated Segmentation of Pulmonary Nodules Depicted on CT Images," In Proc. SPIE 2011 Medical Imaging, 7963-106.

36.    J. Tan, B. Zheng, X. Wang, D. Lederman, J. Pu, F. C. Sciurba, D. Gur, and J. K. Leader, "Texture-Based Segmentation and Analysis of Emphysema Depicted on CT images," In Proc. SPIE 2011 Medical Imaging, 7965-59.

37.    J. Tan, B. Zheng, S. Park, J. Pu, S. E. Wenzel, J. K. Leader, "Lung Registration Using Airway Tree Morphometry,"  In Proc. SPIE 2011 Medical Imaging, 7965-72.

2010-2011

38.    J. Pu, C. Fuhrman, J. Durick, J. K. Leader, A. Klym, F. C. Sciurba, and D. Gur, "Computerized Assessment of Pulmonary Fissure Integrity Using High Resolution CT," Medical Physics, Vol. 37(9), pp. 4661-4672, 2010.

39.    J. Tan, J. Pu, B. Zheng, J. K. Leader, "Computerized Comprehensive Data Analysis of Lung Imaging Database Consortium (LIDC)," Medical Physics, Vol. 37(7), pp. 3802-3808, 2010. 

40.    J. Tan, B. Zheng, S. C. Park, J. Pu, F. C. Sciurba, and J. K. Leader, "Two-dimensional airway analysis using probabilistic neural networks," In Proc. SPIE 2010 Medical Imaging, Vol. 7626, pp. 762612,  2010.

2009-2010

41.  J. Pu, B. Zheng, J. K. Leader, C. Fuhrman, F. Knollmann, A. Klym,  and D. Gur, "Pulmonary Lobe Segmentation in CT examinations Using Implicit Surface Fitting," IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, Vol. 28 (12), pp. 1986-1996,  2009. 

42.  J. Pu, and D. Gur, "Automated Freehand Sketch Segmentation Using Radial Basis Functions," Computer Aided Design, Vol. 41 (12),  pp. 857-864, 2009.

43.  J. Pu, J. K. Leader, B. Zheng, F. Knollmann, C. Fuhrman, F. C. Sciurba, and D. Gur, "A Computational Geometry Approach to Automated Pulmonary Fissure Segmentation in CT Examinations," IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging, Vol. 28(5), pp. 710-719, 2009.

44.  S. C. Park, J. Pu, and B. Zheng, "Improving Performance of Computer-aided Detection Scheme by Combining Results from Two Machine Learning Classifiers," Academic Radiology, Vol. 16(3), pp. 266-274, 2009.

45.  J. Pu, B. Zheng, and S. Cheol, "A Visualization System for CT Based Pulmonary Fissure Analysis," in Proc. SPIE 2009 Medical Imaging, Vol. 7261, pp. 726130, 2009.

46.  S. Cheol, W. P. Kim, B. Zheng, J.K. Leaser, J. Pu, J. Tan, and D. Gur, "Pulmonary Airway Tree Segmentation from CT Examinations Using Adaptive Volume of Interest," in Proc. SPIE Medical Imaging, Vol. 7259, pp. 72594U, 2009.

47.  J. K. Leader, B. Zheng, C. R. Fuhrman, J. Tedrow, S. C. Park, J. Tan, J. Pu, J. M. Drescher, D. Gur, and F. C. Sciurba, "Association Between Lung Function and Airway Wall Density," in Proc. SPIE Medical Imaging, Vol. 7263, pp. 72622J, 2009.

2008-2009

48.  J. Pu, B. Zheng, J. K. Leader, and D. Gur,  "An Automated CT Based Lung Nodule Detection Scheme Using Geometric Analysis of Signed Distance Field," Medical Physics, Vol. 35(8): 3453-3461, 2008.

49.  J. Pu, J. E. Roos, G. D. Rubin, S. Napel, and D. S. Paik, "Adaptive Border Marching Algorithm: Automatic Lung Segmentation on Chest CT Images," Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, Vol. 32(6): 452-462, 2008.

50.  J. Pu, B. Zheng, J. K. Leader, and D. Gur, "An Ellipse-Fitting Based Method For Efficient Registration Of Breast Masses On Two Mammographic Views," Medical Physics, Vol. 35(2): 487-494, 2008.

51.  B. Zheng, J. Pu, S. C. Park, M. Zuley, and D. Gur,  "Assessment Of The Relationship Between Lesion Segmentation Accuracy And Computer-Aided Diagnosis Scheme Performance," in Proc. SPIE 2008 Medical Imaging, San Diego, CA, Vol. 6915, 691530, 2008.

52.  J. K. Leader, B. Zheng, F. C. Sciurba, C. R. Fuhrman, J. M. Bon, S. C. Park, J. Pu, D. Gur, "The Relation of Airway Size to Lung Function," in Proc. SPIE 2008 Medical Imaging, San Diego, CA, Vol. 6916, 691623, 2008.

2007-2008

53.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "Priority-Based Geometric Constraint Satisfaction," ASME Trans. Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering, Vol. 7(4): 322-329, 2007.

54.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "Implicit Geometric Constraint Detection in Freehand Sketches Using Relative Shape Histogram," EUROGRAPHICS Workshop on Sketch-Based Interface and Modeling (2007), pp.107-113, 2007.

55.  J. Pu, Y. Kalyanaraman, S.  Jayanti, K. Ramani, and Z. Pizlo, "Navigation and Discovery in 3D CAD Repositories," IEEE Computer Graphics & Application, Vol. 27(4): 38-47, 2007.

56K. Ramani, and J. Pu, "Review of a Paradigm for Freehand Sketch Driven Search and Design," Journal of Kikai no Kenkyu (Science of Machine), Vol. 59(1): 211-230, January, 2007.

57.  J. Pu, K. Ramani, "An Integrated 2D and 3D Shape-based Search Framework and Applications," Journal of Computer Aided Design and Application, Vol. 4(6):817-826, 2007.

2006-2007

58.  J. Pu, S. Jayanti, and K. Ramani, "Similar 3D Shape Retrieval Based on Multiple Levels of Detail," in Proc. Pacific Graphics’ 2006, Taiwan, pp. 97-104, 2006.

59.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "ShapeLab: A Unified Framework for 2D & 3D Shape Retrieval," in Proc. 3DPVT’2006, Chapel Hill (USA), pp. 324-331, 2006.

60.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "A New Design Paradigm Based on Sketch and Retrieval," in Proc. IDETC/CIE 2006, ASME 26th Computers and Information in Engineering (CIE) Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA), 2006.

61.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "3D Shape Retrieval Based on 2D Orthogonal View Alignment," in Proc. International Symposium Series on Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering (TMCE’2006), Ljubljana, Slovenia, 2006, pp. 263-272, 2006.

62.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "On Visual Similarity based 2D Drawing Retrieval," Computer Aided Design, Vol. 38(3): 249-259, 2006.

63.  J. Pu, R. Geoffrey, J. Roos, and D. Paik, "Correcting Under-segmentation of Juxtapleural Lung Nodules in Chest CT," Radiological Society of North America 92nd Scientific Sessions, Nov. 2006.

2005-2006

64.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "An Automatic Drawing-like View Generation Method from 3D Models," in Proc. IDETC/CIE 2005, ASME 25th Computers and Information in Engineering (CIE) Conference, Long Beach (USA), pp.301-320, 2005.

65.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "A 2D Sketch User Interface for 3D CAD Model Retrieval," Journal of Computer Aided Design and Application, Vol. 2(6):717-727, 2005.

66.  J. Pu, and K. Ramani, "A 3D Model Retrieval Method Using 2D Freehand Sketches," Lecture Note in Computer Science, Vol. 3515: 343-347, 2005.

67.  W. Liu, Y. Uehara, Y. Liu, J. Pu, and H. Zha, "3DMIRACLES: 3D models retrieval and visualization engine," in Proc. International Conference on Visualization and Data Analysis 2005 (IS&T/SPIE Symposium on Electronic Imaging), San Jose, CA, USA, Jan. 16-20, 2005.

68.  W. Liu, Y. Uehara, H. Yu, D. Masumoto, Y. Liu, J. Pu, H. Zha, "Interactive Visual Retrieval System for Large Scale 3D Models Database", in Proc. 11st International Conference on Multimedia Modelling Conf. (MMM2005), Melbourne, Australia, Jan 12-14, pp.458-463, 2005. 

69.  J. Pu, and H. Zha, "The Research on Visibility for Large-scale & Complex Scenes," Journal of Computer Research and Development, Vol. 42 (2), pp.234-246, 2004.  (in Chinese)

2004-2005

70.  Y. Liu, J. Pu, G. Xin, H. Zha, W. Liu, and Y. Uehara, "A Robust Method for Content-based 3D Model Retrieval," in Proc. Pacific Graphics'2004, Oct.6-8, pp. 3-9, 2004.

71.  J. Pu, Y. Liu, G. Xin, and H. Zha, "3D Model Retrieval Based on 2D Slice Similarity Measurements," in Proc. 3DPVT;2004, Thessaloniki, Greece, Sep.  6~9, pp.95-101, 2004.

72.  Y. Liu, J.  Pu, and H. Zha, "Thickness Histogram and Statistical Harmonic Representation," in Proc. 3DPVT'2004, Thessaloniki, Greece, Sep.  6~9, pp. 896-903, 2004.

2003-2004

73.  J. Pu, Y. Wang, W. Chen, and D. Shihai, "FreeVoiceCAD--A Multimodal User Interface Prototype System," Journal of Computer Research and Development, Vol.40 (9): 1382-1388, 2003. (in Chinese)

74.  W. Liu, J. Pu, and H. Zha, "3D Model Retrieval Systems and Algorithms," in Proc. China Conference on Virtual Reality and Visualization (CCVRV'200), Changsha, China, pp. 546-550, 2003..

2002-2003

75.   J. Wang, H. Shu, J. Guo, and J. Pu, "Experimental Evaluation of Speech-Mouse and Keyboard-Mouse based Multimodal Interfaces," in Proc. 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI'2002), November 1-4, 2002, Beijing, China.

76.  Y. Wang, J. Pu, and D. Shihai, "Research of Context Awareness in Handheld & Mobile Computing," in Proc. 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI'2002), November 1-4, 2002, Beijing, China.

77.  Y. He, J. Pu, and D. Shihai, "Some Viewpoints on the User Interface Research in Handheld Mobile Computing," in Proc. 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI'2002), November 1-4, 2002, Beijing, China.

2001-2002

78.  Y. Wang, J. Pu, and S. Dong, "The advances of handwritten Chinese character recognition and its application in multimodal interface," in Proc. of Multispectral Image Processing and Pattern Recognition, October 22-24, 2001, Wuhan (China), Vol. 4554, pp.113-117, 2001, China.

79.  J. Pu, Y. Wang, and S. Dong, "Multimodal User Interface Research of CAD System," in Proc. Seventh International Conference on Computer Aided Design and Computer Graphics, August 22-24, 2001, Kunming, China.

80.  J. Pu, and S. Dong, "A Task-oriented and Hierarchical Multimodal Integration Model and its Corresponding Algorithm," Journal of Computer Research and Development, Vol.38 (8): 966-971, 2001. (in Chinese) 

81.  J. Pu, W. Chen, H. Wang, and S. Dong, "The Research on the Key Technologies and Trend of Multimodal User Interface," Journal of Computer Research and Development, Vol.38 (6): 684-690, 2001. (in Chinese)

82.  J. Pu, J. Qin, X. Wang, and S. Dong, "Research on Multimodal User Interface," Journal of Computer Application, Vol.21 (5): 4-6, 2001. (in Chinese)

2000-2001

83.  B. Xiao, J. Pu, and S. Dong, "Application of Complex Feature in Multimodal User Interface," in Proc. 4th Asia Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction (APCHI'2000), Singapore, 2000.

84.  B. Xiao, J. Pu, and S. Dong, "Multimodal Integration Using Complex Feature Set," in Proc. Third International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces (ICMI'2000), Beijing, China, October, 2000.

85.  J. Pu, H. Wang, G. Wang, and S. Dong, "A Graph-Reconstruction Strategy for Geometric Constraint Problem," Journal of Computer Application, Vol. 20, Aug.2000. (in Chinese)

1999-2000

86.  J. Pu, H. Wang, G. Wang, L. Shi, and Z. Li, "The Research on the Scheme for Geometric Constraint Problem," Journal of Computer Aided Design and Manufacture, No.5, May.1999. (in Chinese)

Books

1.  Real-time Renderingwritten by Tomas Akenine-Moller and Eric Haines, translator by J. Pu, Peking University Press, P. R. China

Patents

1. K. Ramani, J. Pu,  "Methods for Retrieval Shapes and Drawings." 

2. K. Ramani, J. Pu,  "Sketch Beautification."

Professional Activities

2010-               Reviewer of IEEE Trans. Image Processing

2010-               Reviewer of International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

2009-               Reviewer of Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering

2009-               Reviewer of IEEE Trans. Biomedical Engineering

2009-               Reviewer of Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics

2009-               Reviewer of ASME Journal of Mechanical Design

2009-               Reviewer of The Visual Computer

2008-               Reviewer of IEEE Trans. Medical Imaging

2007-               Reviewer of Journal of Medical Physics

2007-               Reviewer of Journal of Computer Applications in Engineering Education

2006-               Reviewer of IEEE Computer Graphics & Application

2005-               Reviewer of Journal of Computer Aided Design

Teaching

2004, spring      Advanced OpenGL Programming, Graduate Course, 12 hours, College of Software Engineering, Peking University

2003, fall          Technology of Virtual Reality, Graduate Course, 50 hours, School of Electronics Engineering & Computer Science, Peking University

2002, fall          Human-computer Interface Design, Training Course, 8 hours,  Lenovo Ltd, China, Beijing

2001, fall          The Fundamentals of Computer Graphics,  Undergraduate Course, 50 hours, College of Arts & Science, Peking University

2001, fall          Audio Information Processing, Undergraduate Course, 6 hours shared,  School of Electronics Engineering & Computer Science, Peking University

2001, fall          Human-computer Interaction,  Undergraduate Course, 2 hours shared, School of Electronics Engineering & Computer Science, Peking University

Invited Presentations:

1)            Multimodal Integration Using Complex Feature Set, The 3rd International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces (ICMI'2000), Beijing, China, August 15, 2000.

2)            Research On Visibility of Large-Scene Outdoor Scene, Peking University, China, July 13, 2002.

3)            ShapeLab: 2D & 3D Shape Retrieval Using Freehand Sketches, Graphics Lunch, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA, February 2, 2005.

4)            Mesh Smoothing via Adaptive Bilateral Filtering, International Conference on Computational Science, Atlanta, GA, USA, June 25, 2005.

5)            A 3D Model Retrieval Method Using 2D Freehand Sketches, International Conference on Computational Science, Atlanta, GA, USA, June 25, 2005.

6)            A Uniform Framework for 2D & 3D Shape Retrieval, Department Seminar, Purdue University, USA,  September 11, 2005.

7)            A Geometric Approach to Ameliorate Under-segmentation of Juxtapleural Lung Nodules in Chest CT, Journal Clubs and Seminars, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA, June 6, 2006.

8)            Correcting Under-segmentation of Juxtapleural Lung Nodules in Chest CT, Radiological Society of North America 92nd Scientific Sessions, Chicago, USA, November 29, 2006.

9)            Challenges in automated lung volume segmentation, Department seminars, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA, March 10, 2007.

10)        Shape Analysis and Its Applications in Medical Imaging, The 2nd Annual Workshop on 2D and 3D Content Representation, Analysis and Retrieval, NIST, USA, May 1, 2008.

11)        Computerized Pulmonary Fissure Identification & Analysis, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, USA, July 13, 2010.

12)        Digital Human Lung Atlas, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, USA, October 1, 2010.

13)        Moving Toward Digital / Virtual Human Lung, Peking University, China, April 18, 2011.

14)        Computerized Segmentation of Pulmonary Nodules on CT Image Using Freehand Sketches, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, USA, August 9, 2011.

15)        The State of the Art of Medical Imaging Technology, Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission, June 12, 2012.

16)        Digital Human Lung (with a specific emphasis on computerized analysis of pulmonary nodules, Peking University Cancer Institute, Beijing, June 17, 2012.

17)        Quantitative and Automated Chest CT Analysis, Henan Provincial People's Hospital, Zhengzhou, China, June 27, 2013.

18)        The Applications of Visualization Technologies in Computer-aided Diagnosis, Xi'an Jiaotong University The First Affiliated Hospital, China, August 10, 2014.

19)    Approach Image by Geometry, Department of Radiology Research Seminar, University of Pittsburgh, PA, Nov 18, 2014.

20)      Geometry and Medical Image Analysis, CASE Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, June 4, 2015.

21)      Intelligent Computer Algorithms for Quantitative CT Analysis, Henan Provincial People's Hospital, Zhengzhou, China, March 26-29, 2016. (Training Lectures)

 

updated June, 2015