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Bo Wang, Ph.D.

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  • PhD, Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin
  • MS, Control Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
  • BS, Control Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China


  • Drafted and prosecuted over a wide range of scientific and engineering fields for Chinese and U.S. patent applications.
  • Developed multiple acoustic and optical imaging systems.
  • Broad engineering experience in image and signal processing, medical device prototyping, Monte Carlo simulation, system control, circuit design, 3D CAD design, etc.
  • Published peer-reviewed papers on top ranking journals. Contributed to several book chapters. Presented work in numerous scientific conferences.
  • Holds three U.S. patents in biomedical engineering.
  • Registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


  • B. Wang, A. B. Karpiouk, J. Amirian, S. H. Litovsky, R. Smalling, S. Emelianov, “Intravascular photoacoustic imaging of lipid in atherosclerotic plaques in the presence of luminal blood,” Optics Letters, 37(7), pp. 1244-1246 (2012)
  • B. Wang, J. Su, A. Karpiouk, D. Yeager, S. Emelianov, “Intravascular Photoacoustic and Ultrasound Imaging: From Tissue Characterization to Molecular Imaging to Image-Guided Therapy,” in Atherosclerosis Disease Management, J. Suri, editor, Springler 2011.
  • B. Wang, J. L. Su, A. B. Karpiouk, K. V. Sokolov, R. W. Smalling, and S. Y. Emelianov, "Intravascular Photoacoustic Imaging," Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, IEEE Journal of, 16(3), pp. 588-599, (2010). [Invited paper]
  • B. Wang, E. Yantsen, T. Larson, A.B. Karpiouk, J.L. Su, K. Sokolov, S. Emelianov, “Plasmonic intravascular photoacoustic imaging for detection of macrophages in atherosclerotic plaques,” Nano Letters, 9 (6), pp 2212–2217 (2009) [Cover image]
  • S. Sethuraman, B. Wang, R. Smalling and S. Emelianov, “Intravascular Photoacoustic Imaging of Atherosclerosis,” in Photoacoustic imaging and spectroscopy, L.V. Wang, editor, Taylor & Francis Group/CRC press 2008.