Lei Lu
Senior Research Associate
Tel: 01865 617670
Location: Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Old Road Campus Research Building, Oxford OX3 7DQ

Dr. Lei Lu is a Senior Research Associate at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford. He obtained his PhD degree from the Harbin Institute of Technology in China; he had research experience as a visiting student at the University of British Columbia, Canada; and he had postdoctoral research at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Lu’s research focuses on clinical machine learning, with a particular emphasis on multimodal AI in healthcare. He also has an interest in developing model-guided machine learning algorithms for practical applications in biomedical engineering. His expertise lies in designing large-scale and explainable deep learning models for the diagnosis and risk management of cardiovascular diseases. He also specialises in developing robust machine learning models for robotic-assisted stroke rehabilitation, and using wearable devices for intelligent condition monitoring to improve healthcare outcomes.

  • Clinical Machine Learning
  • Advanced Signal Processing
  • Wearables for Health Monitoring

Biomedical Signal Processing and Instrumentation

Lei is currently working on projects that involve the application of deep learning to analyse electronic health records to improve diagnostic outcomes for patients with cardiovascular diseases and comorbidities.