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JUNRU WU

Professor & Chair
Physics
Arts & Sciences
Phone:(802)656-8357
Email Address:jwu@zoo.uvm.edu
Public Relations:Josh Brown (802)656-3039 joshua.e.brown@uvm.edu
Specialty:ultrasound, optics
Biography:Wu, professor and chair of the Department of Physics, conducts research that focuses on applying ultrasound and optics in biology and medicine. He has applied for several patents and published prolifically in academic journals, including the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Ultrasonics and the Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology. Wu is a Fellow of The Acoustical Society of America, a Fellow of The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine and an elected member of Vermont Academy of Science and Engineering. He has been a professional consultant for NRG, B.F. Goodrich, Gillette, Abott and Hewlett Packard. Wu has a B.S. degree in Physics from Nanjing University. He holds an M.S. and a second Ph.D. in Physics from the University of California, Los Angeles.