Jerome Liang, PhD

 Jerome Zhengrong Liang, Ph.D.
• Professor of Radiology, Biomedical Engineering, Electric and Computer Engineering, and Computer Science


  • Post Doc, Duke University, Durham, NC 
  • Fellow, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
  • Ph.D. Physics, City University of New York, NY
  • B.S. Modern Physics, Lanzhou University, Gansu, China


  • 1981, China-US Physics Examination and Application Program (CUSPEA) Winner (Top 25 among 250,000 canidates.)
  • 1990, National Institutes of Health (NIH) First Investigator Award
  • 1996, American Heart Association (AHA) Established Investigator Award
  • 1996, Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Certificate of Merit Award
  • 2002, State University of New York Chancellor's Entrepreneur Award "Whose invention has led to the startup of a company to commercialize the product"
  • 2007, IEEE Society Fellow, "for contributions to medical image reconstruction and virtual colonoscopy." 
  • 2011, 2012, SBU, BNL and CSHL Certificate of Excellence in Research and Invention
  • 2013,  Stony Brook School of Medicine Award, for "Excellence in Translational Research."


  • Please click here to see a full list of articles published by Dr. Liang on PubMed. 

Research Interest:

  • Low-dose computed tomography image reconstruction
  • Quantitative image reconstruction for single photon emission computed tomography
  • High resolution positron emission tomography image reconstruction
  • Segmentation of tissue mixtures from multi-spectral magnetic resonance images
  • Computer aided detection of abnormality and diagnosis on the detected abnormality
  • Development of virtual colonoscopy systems
  • Please click here to be redirected to Dr. Liang's Laboratory for Imaging Research and Informatics (IRIS) website

Contact Information:

Stony Brook Medicine
Department of Radiology
HSC Level 4, Room 120 
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8460
Phone:  631-444-7837
Fax: 631-444-6450
Email: Jerome.Liang@SUNYSB.EDU