Jian Wu, PhD

Jian Wu, PhD Medical Physics Department of Radiation Oncology University of FloridaAssistant Professor









Research Interests

  • Image registration for patient positioning, automated segmentation, and adaptive radiation therapy
  • Quality assurance of image registration methods and robust image registration methods using pattern classifier
  • Structure segmentation uncertainty based deformable image registration
  • Image-guided brachytherapy



2005 PhD (Biomedical Engineering) The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN
1996 MS (Biomedical Engineering) Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
1993 BE (Biomedical Engineering) Chongqing University, Chongqing, China


Professional Appointments

2014-present Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida
2011-2014 Medical Physics Resident, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida Health Proton Therapy Institute
2008-2011 Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Radiation Oncology, Virginia Commonwealth University
2005-2007 Postdoctoral Associate, Departments of Nuclear and Radiological Engineering and Radiation Oncology (joint), University of Florida


Professional Memberships

2005-present American Association of Physicists in Medicine


Awards and Honors

2002 Best Paper Award, Southeast Association of American Physicists in Medicine



Dr. Wu’s publications can be found at the following public database: My NCBI Bibliography (Jian Wu, PhD).


U.S. News and World Report

Nationally ranked in 6 adult specialties and 6 pediatric specialties and rated high performing in 4 adult specialties and 5 procedures and conditions.