Bin Zheng, PhD

Medical/Graduate School MS, Engineering, Shanghai Institute of Mechanical Engineering
PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Delaware
Clinical/Post-doctoral Fellowship
& Programs
Digital Imaging
Clinical Interest
Research Interest Computer-aided detection and diagnosis of breast cancer and lung diseases.
Biomedical image analysis and processing.
Observer performance studies.
Selected Publications   1. Zheng B, Ganott MA, Britton CA, Hakim CM, Hardesty LA, Chang TS, Gur D. Soft-copy mammographic readings with different computer-assisted diagnosis cuing environments: Preliminary findings. Radiology 2001; 221:633-640.

2. Zheng B, Hardesty LA, Poller WR, Sumkin J, Golla S. Computer-aided detection in mammography: A reproducibility assessment initial experience. Radiology 2003; 228:58-62.

3. Zheng B, Leader JK, Abrams G, Shindel B, Catullo V, Good WF, Gur D. Computer-aided detection schemes: The effect of limiting the number of cued regions in each case. American Journal of Roentgenology 2004; 182:579-583.

4. Zheng B, Chakraborty DP, Rockette HE, Maitz GS, Gur D. A comparison of two data analyses from two observer performance studies using jackknife ROC and JAFROC, Medical Physics 2005; 32:1031-1034.

5. Zheng B, Leader JK, McMurray JM, Park SC, Fuhrman CR, Gur D, Sciurba FC, Automated detection and quantitative assessment of pulmonary airways depicted on CT images, Medical Physics 2007; 34:2844-28525.

6. Zheng B, Mello-Thoms C, Wang XH, Abrams GS, Sumkin JH, Chough DM, Ganott MA, Lu A, Gur D, Interactive computer aided diagnosis of breast masses: computerized selection of visually similar image sets from a reference library, Academic Radiology 2007; 14:917-927.

7. Zheng B, Zuley M, Sumkin JH, Catullo V, Abrams G, Rathfon G, Chough D, Gruss M, Gur D, Detection of breast abnormalities using a prototype electrical impedance spectroscopy system: a preliminary study, Medical Physics 2008; 35:3041-3048.

8. Zheng B, Tan J, Ganott MA, Chough DM, Gur D, Matching breast masses depicted on different views: a comparison of three methods, Academic Radiology 2009; 16:1338-1347.

9. Zheng B, Computer-aided diagnosis in mammography using content-based image retrieval approaches: current status and future perspectives, Algorithms 2009; 2:828-849.

10. Wang X, Zheng B, Li S, Mulvihill JJ, Liu H, Automated identification of abnormal metaphase chromosome cells for the detection of chronic myeloid leukemia using microscopic images, Journal of Biomedical Optics 2010; 15:046026-1-12

11. Lederman D, Zheng B, Wang X, Sumkin JH, Gur D, A GMM-based breast cancer risk stratification using a resonance-frequency electrical impedance spectroscopy, Medical Physics 2011; 38:1649-1659.

12. Park SC, Chapman BE, Zheng B, A multi-stage approach to improve performance of computer-aided detection of pulmonary embolisms depicted on CT images: Preliminary investigation, IEEE Transaction on Biomedical Engineering 2011; 58:1519-1527

13. Wang X, Li L, Xu W, Liu W, Lederman D, Zheng B, Improving performance of computer-aided detection of subtle breast masses using an adaptive cueing method, Physics in Medicine and Biology 2012; 57:561-575.

14. Zheng B, Sumkin JH, Zuley ML, Lederman D, Wang X, Gur D, Computer-aided detection of breast masses depicted on full-field digital mammograms: a performance assessment, British Journal of Radiology 2012; 85:e153-161.

15. Zheng B, Sumkin JH, Zuley ML, Wang X, Klym AH, Gur D, Bilateral mammographic density asymmetry and breast cancer risk: A preliminary assessment, European Journal of Radiology 2012; in press, doi:10.1016/j.ejrad.2012.04.018.
Honors and  
PubMed Publications   See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of medicine.