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About Po-Nan Li

Born and raised in Taiwan, Po-Nan is currently PhD candidate at Electrical Engineering, Stanford University. He specializes C/C++ and Matlab programming for scientific computation and computational imaging. His research interests include X-ray and computational imaging, biological computation and machine learning. During 2016-2017, Po-Nan served as the Vice President of Stanford Taiwanese Student Association (STSA). He received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), Taiwan in 2010 and 2012, respectively.



  • Reaction-diffusion simulation of the modulation by charged archaeal S-layer (2016-present) [Paper] [news]
  • Applications of empirical ensemble mode decomposition (2012-2015) [Paper]
  • Template method for X-ray diffraction imaging (2012-2015) [Paper]
  • Selective excitations of localized surface plasmons in designed nanostructures (2010-2012) [Paper] [Thesis]

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