Benjamin M. W. Tsui
Benjamin M. W. Tsui, A.M., Ph.D., FIEEE, FIOP, FAIMBE is currently a Professor and Director, Division of Medical Imaging Physics, Department of Radiology, with joint appointments in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Environment Health Sciences at the Johns Hopkins University (JHU). He has a B.S. and A.M. degrees in Physics from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, China and Dartmouth College, USA, respectively, and a Ph.D. degree in Medical Physics from the University of Chicago, USA. He was an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the University of Chicago and an Associate Professor and Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill before joining JHU in 2002.
Professor Tsui’s interests include medical imaging physics of SPECT, PET and CT, computer generated phantoms, computer simulation techniques, quantitative analytical and statistical 3D and 4D image reconstruction methods, image quality evaluation using model and human observers, cardiac and respiratory motion compensation, multi-modality SPECT/CT, PET/CT, SPECT/MR and PET/MR imaging, and preclinical small animal imaging instrumentation and techniques.
He has over 400 publications and is a Fellow of the IEEE, IOP and AIMBE and member of SNMMI, AAPM, ASNC, and WMIS. Professor Tsui is the recipient of the IEEE Edward J. Hoffman Medical Imaging Scientist Award in 2009 and the SNMMI Edward J. Hoffman Memorial Award in 2015.