Yuchou Chang, PhD

Assistant Professor

Computer and Information Science

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PhD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2012

ME, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2006

BE, Northwestern Polytechnical University, 2003


Dr. Yuchou Chang received his PhD from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and his postdoctoral training at Barrow Neurological Institute. His current research interests include Artificial Intelligence, Biomedical Imaging, Intelligent Robotics, Signal Processing, and Brain-Computer Interface. His research and education activities have been supported by Department of Defense, Department of Education, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Texas Workforce Commission, and Blue Waters. He received E. Kika De La Garza Fellowship from the United States Department of Agriculture in 2016, for contributing to workforce diversity and assisting in an effort to strengthen the nation’s capacity to provide high quality education for minority. He has received several awards, such as the Best Technical Report & Semi-Finalist of NASA Swarmathon Robotics Virtual Competition 2017.


Winner of Undergraduate Research Poster Competition (3rd Place), GMIS National Conference, 2019
Travel Award of Early Career Program, SC18, 2018
Winner of Undergraduate Research Poster Competition (2nd Place), the 29th Annual HENAAC Conference, 2017
Semi-Finalist, NASA iTech Cycle 2 Forum, National Institute of Aerospace, 2017
Best Technical Report (2nd Place), NASA Swarmathon Robotics Virtual Competition, Kennedy Space Center, 2017
Semi-Finalist, NASA Swarmathon Robotics Virtual Competition, Kennedy Space Center, 2017
Distinguished Reviewer, Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 2015 & 2016
E. Kika De La Garza Fellowship, United States Department of Agriculture, 2016
Educational Stipend Award, the 22nd and 23rd Annual Meetings of ISMRM, 2014 & 2015
Broad Based Award, Barrow Neurological Institute, 2014
Chancellor’s Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2012
NSF – sponsored financial support, the 8th IEEE ISBI, 2011
Travel Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2011