University of Southern California The USC Andrew and Erna Viterbi School of Engineering Microwave Systems, Sensors and Imaging Lab

Guanbo Chen

Post-doctoral Research Associate 

Bio

Guanbo Chen received the B.Eng degree from the Beijing Institute of Technology in 2010, the M.S.E degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 2011, and the Ph.D degree from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles in 2017, all in electrical engineering. Currently, he is a post-doctoral research associate within the Mixil lab of the University of Southern California. His research interests include applied and computational electromagnetics, microwave imaging for medical applications, inverse problems, GPU parallel computing. He is a member of IEEE.

 

Research Areas

Microwave imaging, real-time microwave monitoring for thermal therapy, nonlinear optimization, inverse problems, computational electromagnetics, GPU parallel computing, radar systems

 

Publication

Journal papers:

[1] G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Haynes, E. Leuthardt and M. Moghaddam, “Real-Time 3D Microwave Monitoring of Intertitial Thermal Therapy”, IEEE Trans. Biomedical Engineering, 2017

[2] G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Moghaddam, “Numerical Vector Green’s Function for S-parameter Measurement with Waveport Excitation”, IEEE Trans. Antennas & Propagation, Volume: 65, Issue: 7, Jul. 2017

[3] G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Moghaddam, “A Conformal FDTD Method with Accurate Waveport Excitation and S-Parameter Extraction”, IEEE Trans. Antennas & Propagation, Volume: 64, Issue: 10, Oct. 2016


• Conference Proceedings & Abstracts:

[1] G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Moghaddam, “Real-time tracking of metallic treatment probe in interstitial thermal therapy”, URSI-GASS, Montreal, Canada, Aug 2017

[2] A. Batista, P. Shah, G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Moghaddam, “Three Dimensional Level Set Method for Microwave Imaging”, USNC-URSI, Boulder, Colorado, Jan 2017

[3] G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Moghaddam, “Microwave Inverse Scattering Algorithm with Full-cavity Numerical Characterizations”, USNC-URSI, Boulder, Colorado, Jan 2016

[4] J. Stang, G. Chen, M. Haynes, M. Moghaddam, “Advances in Real-Time Non-Contact Monitoring of medical Thermal Treatment Through Multistatic Array Microwave Imaging”, Proc. IEEE-CAMA, Chiang Mai, Thailand, Nov 2015

[5] G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Moghaddam, “FDTD Based Numerical Green’s Function for S-parameter Measurement in Inverse Scattering Problems”, Proc. URSI/IEEE-APS, Vancouver, Canada, July 2015

[6] M. Haynes, J. Stang, G. Chen, M. Moghaddam, “A Preclinical System for Focused Microwave Thermal Therapy with Integrated Real-Time 3D Microwave Thermal Monitoring”, Proc. URSI/IEEE-APS, Memphis, TN, July 2014

[7] G. Chen, J. Stang, M. Haynes, M. Moghaddam, “An optimized GPU-accelerated FDTD Method for Microwave Imaging using a fast Nonlinear Inverse scattering algorithm”, Proc. URSI/IEEE-APS, Memphis, TN, July 2014

[8] J. Stang, M. Haynes, G. Chen, and M. Moghaddam, “Recent Progress on a Focused Microwave Therapy System with Integrated Real-Time Microwave Thermal Monitoring,” Proc. Society for Thermal Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, May 2014

[9] G. Chen, M. Moghaddam, “GPU Accelerated 3D Nonlinear Time Inversion of Realistic Breast Phantoms with Multi-parameter Optimization”, Proc. URSI/IEEE-APS, Orlando, FL, July 2013

[10] G. Chen, M, Ali, M. Moghaddam, “3D Nonlinear Inversion of Realistic Breast Phantoms with Time-Domain Data”, Proc. URSI/IEEE-APS, Chicago, IL, July 2012

Patent

Disclosure: 3D Microwave Monitoring of Interstitial Thermal Therapy (patent pending)
Disclosure: Integrated Numerical Vector Green's Function (patent pending)
Disclosure: Conformal Finite Difference Time Domain Solver (patent pending)