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Real name: 
Full Name : 
Fang, Ruogu
Job Title: 
Assistant Professor
Building and Room Number: 
BMS J395
Mailing Address: 
J395 Biomedical Science Building, 1275 Center Dr.
‭(352) 294-1375‬
Primary Research Area: 
Signals and Systems
Research Statement: 

A health data scientist, Ruogu Fang is an Assistant Professor in the J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering at University of Florida. Her research spans data, brain and health. She focuses on questions such as: How to evaluate brain health, via mining the big medical data? She also explores how to make medical imaging higher quality and lower risk for the broad population. Fang's current research is rooted in the big medical data and brain dynamics understanding. She is the recipient of the single-PI NSF CRII Award, Best Paper Award from IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, Ralph Lowe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award from ORAU, and Robin Sidhu Memorial Young Scientist Award from Society of Brain Mapping and Therapeutics, among the others.

Affiliated Research Area: 
Computer Engineering
Teaching Statement: 

Fang teaches courses such as "Machine Learning", "Data Mining" and "Computer Applications to Biomedical Engineering". 

Honors and Recognition: 
Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award
Robin Sidhu Memorial Young Scientist Award
Best Paper Award at IEEE International Conference on Image Processing
Research Interests: 
Medical Image Analysis, Big Medical Data, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Data Mining, Image Processing, Digital Healthcare