Yifan Jian

University Research Associate, School of Engineering Science


Ph.D., Simon Fraser University, Canada, 2014
B.Sc., University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, China, 2010

Research interests

  • Biophotonics: Optical Coherence Tomography, Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy
  • Adaptive Optics
  • Multiphoton Microscopy
  • Parallel Computing



Selected recent publications

  • K. Wong, Y. Jian, M. Cua, S. Bonora, R. Zawadzki, and M. Sarunic, "In vivo imaging of human photoreceptor mosaic with wavefront sensorless adaptive optics optical coherence tomography," Biomed. Opt. Express  6, 580-590 (2015) 
  • Jian, Y., Xu, J., Gradowski, M.A., Bonora, S., Zawadzki, R.J., Sarunic, M.V., “Wavefront sensorless adaptive optics optical coherence tomography for in vivo retinal imaging in mice”, Biomed. Opt. Express 5 (2), 547 (2014)
  • Xu, J., Wong, K., Jian, Y., Sarunic, M.V., “Real-time acquisition and display of flow contrast with speckle variance OCT using GPU”.  J. Biomed. Opt. 19, 026001, (2014)
  • Jian, Y., Zawadzki, R.J., Sarunic, M.V., "Adaptive optics optical coherence tomography for in vivo mouse retinal imaging", J. Biomed. Opt. 18 (5), 56007, (2013)
  • Jian, Y., Wong, K., Sarunic, M.V., "Graphics processing unit accelerated optical coherence tomography processing at megahertz axial scan rate and high resolution video rate volumetric rendering", J. Biomed. Opt. 18, 026002, (2013)
  • Young, M., Lebed, E., Jian, Y., MacKenzie, P.J., Beg, M.F., Sarunic, M.V., "Real-time high-speed volumetric imaging using compressive sampling optical coherence tomography", Biomed. Opt. Express 2(9): 2690-2697. (2011)