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Yi-Chun Du

杜翌群- Yi-Chun Du


Yi-Chun Du

Associate Professor



Department of Biomedical Engineering
National Cheng Kung University
No. 1, Daxue Rd., East Dist., Tainan 70101, Taiwan

BME Bldg. Room 5728

Lab: Digital Health and Biorobotics Lab
E-mail: terrydu@gs.ncku.edu.tw

Phone: +886 6 2757575 #63434


l   Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering from National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan City, Taiwan, 2003-2008

l   M. S., Biomedical Engineering from Chung Yuan Christian University (CYCU), Taoyuan City, Taiwan, 2001-2003

l   B. S., Biomedical Engineering from Chung Yuan Christian University (CYCU), Taoyuan City, Taiwan, 1997-2001

Research Areas

l   Integrated Biomedical Systems

l   Biomedical Signal Processing

l   Digital Health

l   Biorobotics

Work Experience

l   Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University                                                   2020-persent

l   Director, Medical & Assistive Device Innovation Center, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology                2017-2020

l   Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology                                      2019-2020

l   Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology                2016-2019


Awards and Recognitions

  • 2020 109年臺南市社會優秀青年
  • 2019 控制學會青年自動控制工程獎
  • 2019 中華工程教育學會IEET教學獎
  • 2019 旺宏金矽獎鑽石大賞、最佳指導教授獎及最佳創意獎
  • 2019 2屆龍騰微笑智聯網創業競賽首獎
  • 2019 16屆國家新創獎:學研新創獎
  • 2016 科技部FITI競賽創業傑出獎

Publications in the recent 5 Years (2015-2020)


  1. Ching-Feng Liu, Wei-Siang Ciou, Peng-Ting Chen and Yi-Chun Du*, “A Real-Time Speech Separation Method Based on Camera and Microphone Array Sensors Fusion Approach,” Sensors, vol. 20(12), 3527, 2020. *corresponding author
  2. Lam Dao-Ngoc, Ching-Feng Liu and Yi-Chun Du* “A Segmentation Enhancement Method for the Low‐Contrast and Narrow‐Banded Substances in CBCT Images,” Electronics, vol. 9(6), 974, 2020. *corresponding author
  3. Adel Shaaban, Yi-Chun Du* and Lotfy Rabeh Gomaa, “Transmissivity assessment of plasmonic-dielectric waveguide interconnects via modified FFT-BPM,” OPTIK,, 2019. *corresponding author
  4. Yi-Chun Du, Muslikhin Muslikhin, Tsung-Han Hsieh, Ming-Shyan Wang, “Stereo Vision-Based Object Recognition and Manipulation by Regions with Convolutional Neural Network,” Electronics, vol. 9(2), 210, 2020.
  5. Lam Dao-Ngoc and Yi-Chun Du* “Generative Noise Reduction in Dental Cone-Beam CT by a Selective Anatomy Analytic Iteration Reconstruction Algorithm,” Electronics, vol. 8(12), 1381, 2019. *corresponding author
  6. Adel Shaaban, Yi-Chun Du* and Lotfy Rabeh Gomaa, “ Extension of an FFT-Based Beam Propagation Method to Plasmonic and Dielectric Waveguide Discontinuities and Junctions,” Applied Science, vol. 9, 4362, 2019. *corresponding author
  7. Yang-Kun Ou, Ming-Jui Wu, Wei-Siang Ciou and Yi-Chun Du*, “A Clinical Trial of the Effect of a Blood Leakage Detection Device for Patients during Hemodialysis,” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH), 1-10, 16, 2388, 2019. *corresponding author
  8. Hui-Ting Lin, Yen-I Li, Wen-Pin Hu, Chun-Cheng Huang and Yi-Chun Du*, “A Scoping Review of The Efficacy of Virtual Reality and Exergaming on Patients of Musculoskeletal System Disorder,” Journal of Clinical Medicine, 1-17, 8, 791, 2019. *corresponding author
  9. Yi-Chun Du, Taryudi Taryudi, Ching-Tang Tsai, Ming-Shyan Wang, “Eye-to-hand robotic tracking and grabbing based on binocular vision,” Microsystem Technologies, 1-14, 2019.
  10. Yi-Chun Du* and Wei-Siang Ciou, “A Sensor Gauze with Multi-Channel Moisture and pH Monitoring for Chronic Wound Care,” IEEE ACCESS, vol. 7, pp. 29185-29192, 2019. *corresponding author
  11. Yi-Chun Du*, David T.W. Lin, Chun-Ping Jen, Choon Wei Ng, Chi-Ying Chang and Ya-XuanWen, “Development of a Wireless Mesh Sensing System with High-Sensitivity LiNbO3 Vibration Sensors for Robotic Arm Monitoring,” Sensors, vol. 19, 507, 2019. *corresponding author
  12. Keh-Moh Lin, Horng-Horng Lin, Harshad Kumar Dandage and Yi-Chun Du, “Pseudo colorization of electroluminescence images of multi-crystalline silicon solar cells for defect inspection.” Modern Physics Letters B, vol. 33, Nos. 14 & 15, 2019.
  13. Chun-Ming Huang, Jhih-Cheng Wang, Jia-Jin Jason Chen, Yi-Chun Du* and Jing-Yi Chen, “Development of an Assistant System of Clean Intermittent Catheterization for Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction Patients,” Applied Science, vol. 9, 1433, 2019. *corresponding author
  14. Adel Shaabana, M. Sayed, Mohamed Farhat O. Hameed, Hassan I. Saleh, L.R. Gomaa, Yi-Chun Du, S.S.A. Obayya, “Fast parallel beam propagation method based on multi-core and many-core architectures,” OPTIK, vol. 180, pp. 484-491, 2019.
  15. Muhammad Omar Shaikh, Pei-Yu Zhu, Cheng-Chien Wang, Yi-Chun Du and Cheng-Hsin Chuang, “Electrochemical immunosensor utilizing electrodeposited Au nanocrystals and dielectrophoretically trapped PS/Ag/ab-HSA nanoprobes for detection of microalbuminuria at point of care,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol. 126, pp. 572-580, 2019.
  16. Ming-Jui Wu, Yi-Chun Du*, Wei-Siang Ciou, Cheng-Bang Shih, Chun-Ting Lin, “A Real-time Rule-Based Method of Stenosis Evaluation for Arteriovenous Fistula Care by Multiple Sites Blood Flow Measurement,” Microsystem Technologies, 1-11, 2018. *corresponding author
  17. Yi-Chun Du* and Alphin Stephanus, “Levenberg-Marquardt Neural Network Algorithm for Degree of Arteriovenous Fistula Stenosis Classification Using a Dual Optical Photoplethysmography,” Sensors, vol. 18(3), 2322, 2018. *corresponding author
  18. Yi-Chun Du, Jheng-Bang Shih, Shih-Chen Fan, Hui-Ting Lin and Pei-Jarn Chen, “An IMU-compensated skeletal tracking system using Kinect for the upper limb,” Microsystem Technologies, 1-11, 2018.
  19. Yi-Chun Du*, Jheng-Bang Shih, Ming-Jui Wu and Chung-Yi Chiou, “Development of an AVF Stenosis Assessment Tool for Hemodialysis Patients Using Robotic Ultrasound System,” Micromachines, vol. 9(51), doi:10.3390/mi9020051, 2018. *corresponding author
  20. Ya-Ju Ju, Yi-Chun Du, Ling-Yi Lin, Chou-Ru Hou, Pei-Yi Lin, Rong-Ju Cherng, “The effect of laboratory-developed video games on balance performance in children with developmental coordination disorder,” Biomedical Engineering: Applications, Basis and Communications, 30(1), 18500052018, 2018.
  21. Yao-Te Peng, Chung-Chih Tseng, Yi-Chun Du, Yen-Nien Chen and Chih-Han Chang “A novel conversion method for radiographic guide into surgical guide,” Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research, 2016;00:1–11. doi:10.1111/cid.12469, 2016.
  22. Yi-Chun Du* and Alphin Stephanus, “A Novel Classification Technique of Arteriovenous Fistula Stenosis Evaluation using Bilateral PPG Analysis,” Micromachines, vol. 7(9), 147, 2016. *corresponding author
  23. Yi-Chun Du*, Bee-Yen Lim, Wei-Siang Ciou and Ming-Jui Wu, “Novel Wearable Device for Blood Leakage Detection during Hemodialysis Using an Array Sensing Patch,” Sensors, vol. 16(6), 849, 2016. *corresponding author
  24. Liyun Chang and Yi-Chun Du*, “Weiner filter applied with a multi-channel method for EBT2 film dosimetry,” Engineering Computations, vol. 33(6), 2016. *corresponding author
  25. Cheng-Hsin Chuang, Yi-Chun Du, Ting-Feng Wu, Cheng-Ho Chen, Da-Huei Lee, Shih-Min Chen, Ting-Chi Huang, Hsun-Pei Wu and Muhammad Omar Shaikh, “Immunosensor for the ultrasensitive and quantitative detection of bladder cancer in point of care testing,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, vol. 84, pp. 126-132, 2016.
  26. Yi-Chun Du, Wei-Ling Chen, Chia-Hung Lin, Chung-Dann Kan, and Ming-Jui Wu, “Residual Stenosis Estimation of Arteriovenous Graft Using a Dual-Channel Phonoangiography with Fractional-Order Features,” IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, vol. 19(2), pp. 590-600, 2015.


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