Yan Gong

Yan Gong

Academic Qualifications:

B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of California – San Diego, 2017

M.S. Electrical Engineering (in Signal and Image Processing), University of California – San Diego, 2019


Yan joined the Department of Biomedical Engineering at WUSTL in 2019 and is currently a PhD candidate in Dr. Chen’s lab. She earned her Master’s Degree in 2019 and Bachelor’s Degree in 2017, both in Electrical Engineering at UC San Diego. Her previous expertise focused on digital signal and image processing, with the undergrad research on nighttime image enhancement and Master’s thesis on ultrasound image reconstruction. Her Master’s research also involved focused ultrasound neuromodulation.


Xu, L., Gong, Y., Kimball, D., Singh, R., Nguyen, K., Rao, R., Huang, M. and Lermen, I., 2018, October. Measurement of Focused Ultrasound Neural Stimulation; Somatosensory Evoked Potential at Two Separate Skin Temperatures. In 2018 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS) (pp. 1-4). IEEE.

Gong, Y., Lee, Y. and Nguyen, T.Q., 2016, October. Nighttime image enhancement applying dark channel prior to raw data from camera. In 2016 International SoC Design Conference (ISOCC) (pp. 173-174). IEEE.