Hong Chen, PhD

Hong Chen, PhD

Primary Academic Title

Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Research Interest

Ultrasound, one of the most widely used medical imaging modalities, is currently being developed as a noninvasive, targeted therapeutic technique that has incredible potential to transform the treatment of cancer. Prof. Hong Chen’s research focuses on translating basic research advances in ultrasound imaging and therapy into image-guided therapy devices that can impact cancer patient care.


  • 2011: PhD, bioengineering, University of Washington, Seattle


  • 2011 - 2012: Senior fellow, University of Washington, Seattle

Selected Research Publications

Mechanically manipulating glymphatic transport by ultrasound combined with microbubbles.
  • Ye D, Chen S, Liu Y, [...] Chen H
  • Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2023
Binary acoustic metasurfaces for dynamic focusing of transcranial ultrasound.
  • Hu Z, Yang Y, Xu L, Hao Y, Chen H
  • Front Neurosci 2022

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