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Taeyoon Son, PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Department of Bioengineering


Building & Room:



1905 West Taylor Street Chicago, IL 60612

Office Phone:

(312) 996-4848


Dr. Taeyoon Son is a research assistant professor in our lab. His primarily interest is in the development of human and animal OCT/OCTA systems. He is currently developing the technology for oximetry based artery-vein classification in humans. Dr. Son is also leading the project for a portable wide-field fundus camera for examination of retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). With a strong background in progamming languages such as MATLAB, C , and LabVIEW he developed graphical user interfaces (GUI's) for clinical implementation.

Selected Grants

NIH/NEI R43, A portable ultra-widefield fundus camera for nonmydriatic examination of retinopathy of prematurity, Contact PI / Project Leader

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Professional Leadership

Mentor, Yao Lab


PhD in Biomedical Engineering, 2014, Yonsei University, Korea